Performance refers to both memory consumption and the speed of the application. We should try to prevent FreeMind from becoming significantly less performant as the versions accomodate new features.
- Of Java virtual machine: some 17 MB on Windows 2000. (To be updated and researched.)
- Of the data objects allocated by FreeMind, above all the node models. (To be detailed and researched.)
Some people experienced long starts of 0.8.0, for their having a lot of entries in classpath.
In 0.9.0 having many addition icons in ~/freemind/icons slows down the startup