On 26/04/2020 2:37 pm, Sven Barth via fpc-other wrote: > It's more lightweight than eclipse.
Well that's comparing Apples to Oranges isn't it? Yes originally Eclipse was designed as an IDE for many languages, but it has grown to be so much more - even a platform to base new applications on (similar to VCL, LCL etc). Granted I haven't played much with VSCode, but considering it is built on the same foundations as Atom, Sublime Text... ie CSS/HTML engine, they are quite resource intensive. But then I guess I'm comparing them as pure text editors in the lines of EditPad Pro, Vim, gEdit etc that uses a fraction of the memory (one example of resource usage) to load the same set of files. eg: The last time I tried Atom (2 months ago) it used 380MB to load a set of 10 large Java files. jEdit used 180MB and EditPad Pro used 18MB. Vim was something like 8MB - lol. Regards, Graeme -- fpGUI Toolkit - a cross-platform GUI toolkit using Free Pascal http://fpgui.sourceforge.net/ My public PGP key: http://tinyurl.com/graeme-pgp _______________________________________________ fpc-other maillist - firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.freepascal.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/fpc-other