very slow on big files

zknzkn wrote on Mon Apr 23 14:51:13 MEST 2007:
I have a big perl file ( ~7000 lines ) and epic works very slow when I try
to edit it. Especially when the autocomplete popup is going to show up.
jploski wrote on Mon Apr 23 20:26:17 MEST 2007:
I also (unfortunately) have one 7000+ lines file which I can edit with acceptable
(but not great) performance on a 2.8 GHz PC. You should have seen how slow
the previous versions were ;)

You can disable autocomplete in Preferences/Content Assist. Maybe this will
improve things a bit.
zknzkn wrote on Tue Apr 24 15:10:54 MEST 2007:
:) thanks, I'm not sure I want to disable it but I may have to. I had a
good result when I increased the verify time to 5 sec instead of the .4
or something like that. I'm working on 1.67 Ghz PowerPC G4 mac.

I'm actually using it for a couple of years now and I really like it - the
best I have tried.

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