>>>>> "Henry" == Henry Baker <email@example.com> writes:
Henry> Since Postscript level 2 has garbage collection, it should
Henry> be quite reasonable to move _most_ of the computation into
Henry> the printer!
One reason this might not be desirable is that you are then tying up a
possibly shared resource with computation that would probably be done
faster on your own machine.
I bet my Pentium Pro and Scheme48 would beat out my HP Laserjet in ray
tracing those metallic spheres, although it might be a close race :-)