>On Sun, 2012-05-27 at 07:22 +0200, ceas wrote:
>Some common culprits:
>(1) a colour management bug (especially on Windows)
> To see if this is affecting you, go to View->Display Filters
> Select Colour Management and uncheck it, and use the left-pointing
> arrow to move it out of the active filters.
>(2) 3d desktops (especially on Linux)
> disable compiz, or choose a theme that does not feature
> transparency. Some of these themes mean everything gets
> drawn multiple times.
>(3) if gimp slows down during use, try (3a) making sure the tile cache
> size is at least close to the available memory you have - e.g.
> on an 8 Gigabyte system I have a 7 G tile cache; (3b) in the Undo
> History dock, click on the "clear undo history" button at the bottom
> of the dock, and see if gimp gets faster. This slowing down will
> probably be fixed in gimp 3.0.
>(4) drink less coffee. Gimp may seem slow if you have too much coffee.
>(5) Number of CPUs/threads mis-detected on some platforms - go to
> Edit/Preferences and check that Number of Processors to Use is not
> more than the number of processors you have.
None of the above solved the sluggishness, hope the developers sort it out.
aspras (via gimpusers.com)
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