Slow wxPyhon on Vista?

Martin Schöön martin.schoon at
Thu Jun 25 21:36:53 CEST 2009

David Lyon <david.lyon at> writes:

> On Fri, 19 Jun 2009 10:16:39 +0200, martin.schoon at (Martin
> Schöön) wrote:
>> Here is my problem. When I use it on a Vista box its
>> user interface is very, very slow when it comes to
>> some but not all operations. On any other Windows
>> version it reacts instantaneously. I have not tried
>> Task Coach on Linux or Solaris (yet).
>> Is this how wxPython or Python works on Vista in
>> general or is this the result of some local oddity on my
>> employer's Vista configuration?
> I have encountered the same thing on XP in one instance
> on a development box. For some reason, wxpython just
> grinds to a halt.
> I couldn't solve it and reimaged the O/S... that
> fixed it...


Since my first post on this I have installed the very latest
version of Task Coach and Vista has been through an SP1 install.

The GUI speed issue remains despite this.


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