Has anyone else noticed that lately Actionscript 3 is compiling slower?

Has anyone else noticed this in the latest version of IntelliJ (14.1.5)? I did update it at roughly the same time as I updated to OS X El Capitan, so I'm not 100% sure what's causing the slowness.

I feel like my project used to compile in 2-3 seconds each and every time, but now even after making the tiniest of changes, it can take up to 10 seconds. (If I've changed nothing, it's pretty snappy, I'm assuming because it's cached.)
I've tried rolling back my project in GIT to long before I noticed the slowness, and it still compiles at the same speed. I have plenty of SSD hard drive space (40 gigs) and a little over 2 of my 8 gigs of RAM are unused. My computer is a late 2013 MacBook Pro Retina, so it's generally pretty snappy with most of my development stuff.

Anyone have any ideas for things I could try to speed up the compile time?

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I can say that there were no AS compiler related changes in IntelliJ IDEA 14.1.5 codebase.

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Thanks for chiming in!

Are you able to tell me if it changed at all from version 13 to 14? (Perhaps that's what you meant...)

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I do not remember significant changes in AS compiler related stuff at IDE side.

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Thanks again for the info Alexander.

Since there's a chance that the the slowness I'm seeing is a result of running IntelliJ within OS X El Capitan, do you think that the team would be at all interested in investigating this? (Like should I open a ticket?) Or is this just something I'll have to hope that Apple fixes at some point?

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I've got the very same problem! Since I upgraded to "El Capitan", my compile times are much longer than before; I guess it takes about 3-4 times as long, and my CPU fan is running crazy.

Within the Starling community, it seems only IDEA developers are having problems; compiling via an Ant script or FDT does not show any apparent differences. So it does seem as if the problem has something to do with a combination of IDEA and El Capitan.

Please, it would be great if the team could check out what's happening here. Right  now, developing AIR projects with IDEA is really painful. (I often have to wait 40-50 seconds before my project, which is a combination of 3 modules, finishes compilation; before, I think it was below 15 seconds.)

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Please open an issue in https://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issues/IDEA (Flash_Flex subsystem) and provide links to forums with related discussions and any other related info.

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Andy set up the issue in the tracker. Here's the link: https://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issue/IDEA-146354
Thanks in advance for any support you can give us!

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