#3745 jEdit large file dialog doesn't show up

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2012-09-11
2012-09-11
Shlomy Reinstein
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I open a 53MB text file. In the Global Options I have requested to ask me what to do with large file, but no dialog pops up. Instead, jEdit immediately starts loading the file, and remains irresponsive for about 2 minutes.

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  • Alan Ezust
    Alan Ezust
    2012-09-11

    If it's already a text file, then the dialog should not be the same -
    because your choice then should only be related to whether you want to disable word wrap.
    The other choice (disable or partial syntax highlighting) don't apply for text files!