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64 bit designer

in our computers we have 16gb+ ram is standart  but domino designer uses a little of them. domino designer works very slow. we need more perfomance on domino designer.

 

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  • Jul 16 2018
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    Guest commented
    10 Jan 14:22

    Please drop Eclipse all together.  Bad decisions should not be kept.

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    10 Jan 11:32

    Personally, I use:

    vmarg.Xmx=-Xmx768m
    vmarg.Xms=-Xms128m
    vmarg.Xmca=-Xmca512k

     

    I once found an IBM article about the VM memory settings which stated that having the startup not too large (128m), so the limit is reached during startup, at which time compression occurs which is must costlier to perform when done later when the heap is much more populated.  

    The reason for the 768m is that it lessens the chance of the 32-bit heap bumping over 2G, which will hard crash the Notes client. 

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    Thomas Hampel commented
    09 Jan 22:42

    Yes, something needs to be done with the Domino Designer, but "make it 64bit" alone wont fix it.

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    February 28, 2019 13:24

    I disagree on this. Designer should be a regular Eclipse-Plugin written in 100% Java. This way anyone could decide to use 32 or 64 bit, whatever she likes.

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    February 14, 2019 18:45

    @mac

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    November 30, 2018 10:00

    there are two ways.
    The first update Eclipse in Domino Designer and make it faster (this would not throw away all the components and the great work done for XPages)
    The second is to abandon Eclipse and think of something else (but what?) And to support the legacy part (forms, views, agents, etc. ..) that the XPages part

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    October 02, 2018 06:58

    I set vmarg values like below, but sometimes still slow, especially, when I edit a heavy custom control.

    <Notes program dir>/framework/rcp/deploy/jvm.properties

    vmarg.Xmx=-Xmx2047m
    vmarg.Xms=-Xms1024m
    vmarg.Xmca=-Xmca512k

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    August 22, 2018 14:14

    I get regular (3-4+ day) crashes due to Out of Memory errors; trying to expand the underlying memory in the 32 bit shared memory results in instability and increased crash rates. 64 bit w/ better native support for more memory would go a long way towards making my workday less frustrating, more productive, and my clients happier.

     

    I develop for XPiNC applications.

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    July 18, 2018 14:26

    Also the Notes Client 64 bit!

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    July 18, 2018 05:25

    I would not expect to much performance boost from 64bit alone.
    Just being able to allocate memory beyond 4 GB would give only incremental performance benefit.

    On the other side this sounds like a lot of work..

  • Avatar40.8f183f721a2c86cd98fddbbe6dc46ec9
    Guest commented
    July 17, 2018 12:17

    It is slow because the Notes client is single-threaded.

    + Eclipse...