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GWT SuperDevMode slow
I work on a software development team and have a large(ish) Google Web Toolkit (GWT) application (~1M LoC client-side).
We're able to launch the webapp (with different mechanisms; command-line, IDE's etc) and debug with GWT's Source Maps on Google Chrome; however FireFox (tried different versions from 40.0 up to 50.0) is painfully slow - to the point of incredibly slow and unusable (I know "times" are relevant to hardware etc, but in the order of >10mins for Debugger Tab to even load). Invariable the connection between application server and browser is reset before FF completes.
Everything is running on localhost; so no network concerns.
Any help would be much appreciated.
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If I disable "Show original sources" the Debugger Tab loads quickly; however - obviously I have no Source Mapping in operation. Enabling "Show original sources" pauses the browser for ~6 minutes whilst Source Maps are presumably processed. This is marginally better than having "Show original sources" when the application first loads. Actual use of "Debugger" remains untenable.
Sorry, beyond the scope of this end user support forum.
Please see this support article: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/where-go-developer-support
Specifically - Post a question to the Mozilla Developer Network's Stack Overflow page.