compared to older 1.8.x versions, the new 2.0.x branch is awesomely slow.
benchmarks using a multipage document with few images and many text-lines indiciate a performance penalty of about 1:20 compared with the old 1.8.x branch.
profiling via VisualVM indicates that the new font handling causes this performance drawback:
is there any workaround for this? the current setup only creates about 10 PDFs/second compared to over 200/second for the 1.8.x branch...