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dpb <none@non.net> wrote in message <kqctlb$kas$1@speranza.aioe.org>...

> I'm surprised it's that fast...but I've an old, slow 32-big machine by 
> today's standards...
> 
> --

I believe that it's an operation that requiring much less memory, I've 16 gb phisical mem
and the problems start if you have to use the virtual memory. I noticed that the processor time is never stressed so much (and Ml does not seem to use the multicore efficiently) 
thx