[Geany-devel] editing big files can be too slow with tag reparsing

Thomas Martitz thomas.martitz at xxxxx
Fri Sep 23 17:48:12 UTC 2011

Am 22.09.2011 18:30, schrieb Nick Treleaven:
> Hi,
> Whilst opening doc/geany.html I found it takes >5s on my machine to 
> load. It's a big document though, still perhaps the HTML tag parser 
> performance could be improved.
> But now we have tag reparsing, editing geany.html becomes painful. I 
> know we can disable reparsing, but what else could we do to improve 
> the situation? It's not urgent to solve this problem, unless we want 
> to make reparsing off by default.

How about automagically disabling auto-reparsing per-file if it takes 
too long (1s?) at runtime? Without needing to change the setting that is.

Best regards.

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