Eclipse Helios in Mac OS X 10.6.6

I recently bought a MacBook Pro (2 GHz Intel Core i7 with 64-bit kernel and extensions enabled) to develop with Java. First thing to do was updating Java and installing Eclipse IDE, but everything about Eclipse was very slow.

So I started googling and found the solution here:

The problem was related to 64-bit, Java and Eclipse are ready for working on 64-bit but you have to configure them.

Then, open eclipse.ini and update of this way (lines updated are 12, 16, 19, 20 and 21):




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One comment on “Eclipse Helios in Mac OS X 10.6.6
  1. Two new parameters added to eclipse.ini appropriate for JVM 64-bit are:


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