On Aug 16, 2005, at 10:41, francisrammeloo / hotmail.com wrote:

> Yes launching Eclipse is slow. But you have to do that only once
> (usually) per programming session.
>
> Editing and running is OK, it's not lightning-fast, but it's not slow
> also, it's just OK.

 From my experience using Eclipse in Mac OS X, Eclipse 3.1 running on  
Java 5.0 is quite fast compared to previous versions, and my swap  
monitor says it uses less memory as well.

-- fxn