What I’ve identified so far is:
On typing /* it goes into la la land for a looooong time.
Also after type (
It doesn’t happen every time- but in any one editing session it will happen many times, but not always consistently.
Uninstalled Atom completely and removed the .atom sub-directory.
issue still persists with no added packages.
Generally, I find Atom very fast and no issues, I’ve been using it very happily for a few years now. This issue only showed up in the most recent releases, after an auto-update.
Thanks for creating a great product, I like the idea of electron as the backend for a desktop app.
if I need to change settings somewhere, or disable a plugin to resolve this, open to suggestions. I can’t see anything that would cause this problem from my standard install.