2016-04-02

How to tune IntelliJ IDEA and make it a bit faster

Reduce the GC interval by increasing the heap. The default heap of 750M is far to so low for today’s needs.















$ vim ~/Library/Preferences/IntelliJIdea2016.1/idea.vmoptions
Should look like that

-Xms2g-Xmx2g-XX:MaxPermSize=350m-XX:ReservedCodeCacheSize=240m-XX:+UseCompressedOops