I had first discovered that for some strange reason,embedded wls runs much slower on linux when compared to windows xp given the exact same hardware.
Upon further investigation on google, I found the following blog post:
The author states a common issue with slow starting of wls under linux. The solution is to modify $JAVA_HOME/jre/lib/security/java.security file with the follow line
For my linux setup(ubuntu 12), the JRE that embedded wls uses is under:
Whats strange is the default value is missing “./”
securerandom.source = file:/dev/urandom
Following the blog instructions, replace the value with
Now go back to jdev and run your app, the wls should start much faster!