I'm sure this is the fault of the beta status of DP8, but it does seem
that some folks here are able to use 690 and DP8 to get work done. So
far, I'm not. It does launch, and I can get some work done, but sooner
or later, I get the dreaded spinning beach-ball, and have to force-quit.
My machine has 1G RAM, is running the latest OS X, and DP8.
I've upped the memory in the Info.plist, as follows:
And that did help, but I still get the beachball regularly. (But, alas,
not reproducably.) It is often associated with modal dialogs.
So, anyone who is able to use 690 for real work, please, help me collect
the ideas and tips for getting it going. Could it be enabling the aqua
LAF? (If so, how does one do that?) GC settings (I tried some that were
suggested in the EAP 689/OSX DP8 Speed Issues thread, but still had