Why has Illustrator gotten slower, more unwieldy, and more Microsoft-like with each iteration? Illustrator 88 was pretty fast. CS3 is chubby, bloated, and slow, yes, even on my 8-core mac pro w/16GB ram. Suggest you make a "fast mode" that does away with the crapware.
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