still work? I've just installed Update 2 and Java 2D seems fine with
this vm argument. Of course its a pig without..
But it would be nice to not have to.. are you forcing programmatically
at runtime? If so, please share the recipe.. :)
On Sep 25, 2008, at 9:43 PM, Sean Luke wrote:
> Been seeing HeatBugs and Ant slow down to molasses-level speeds
> lately? You're probably on MacOS X Leopard. As part of releasing
> Java 1.6, Apple's been migrating from its Quartz-based Java2D
> graphics renderer to Sun's OpenGL-based renderer. Problem is, Sun's
> renderer is much slower. Even more of a problem: Apple has recently
> moved to do this by default for 1.5 as well, and on 1.5, Sun's
> renderer is _really_ pathetic.
> I have made a few modifications to MASON so that Java is forced to
> use the Quartz renderer on Macs. Things are now back to acceptable
> speeds. These modifications are on CVS along with other recent
> changes. If you would like a snapshot and can't do CVS, let me know.