[OS X TeX] yet more TeXShop slowness

Andrew Farmer andfarm at thibs.menloschool.org
Mon Nov 4 18:01:39 EST 2002

At 04 November, 2002 tom keyes wrote:
> Hi all,
> the slow syntax coloring has never bothered me. however until today i had
> slow coloring but normal text editing. today for the first time text
> editing became amazingly slow - a burst of typing could take 10-15 seconds
> to appear. so i turned off syntax coloring and text editing was back to
> normal. the slow coloring and slow editing are related, then - does the
> program check for coloring after every keystroke? i wonder why text editing
> was normal for so long? it's not a case of a document getting longer
> because i'm just editing a document without changing its size much.

I've got the same problem with iMacTex. Syntax coloring seems to be slow
in a number of TeX editors.

Andrew Farmer
andfarm at thibs.menloschool.org

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