|Re: Eclipse 4.2 GUI is very slow [message #898726 is a reply to message #898722]
||Fri, 27 July 2012 11:18
| Thomas Schindl
Registered: July 2009
Just to make sure I understand.|
Is it slow:
a) when switching only between Java-Files
b) when switching between XML and Java-Files
If a) is fast and b) is slow this would indicate that the bottleneck is
e.g. the updating of the toolbar, ... .
Am 27.07.12 12:56, schrieb tester tester:
> While the additional ram helped a bit, it still remains noticeable
> slower than previous versions. And yes, exactly that switching between
> tabs of xml (e.g. poms) and java files are very annoying. And yeah, I am
> also talking of Quad 2.5Ghz+ with 4gig ram.
> That said, it's not that previous Eclipse versions were Speedy Gonzalez
> anyways. Imo the reason lies in the SWT toolkit which is basically a
> tortoise anyways. People always tried to convince me how fast and
> performant SWT was compared to e.g. Swing, but I never experienced it
> that way. I really don't know where people got that illusion. I'd
> probably need to check out Netbeans if I have time.
> Besides, I agree an IDE is not a game which needs to be colorful and
> sparkle, but the new theme gave me at least something nice and clean to
> look at compared to the previous versions.
> Guess I gotta live with it. It's not that I expect performance to be
> increased magically...