Anyone else seeing dartfmt hanging VSCode lately?

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    For those seeing this on macOS and usually after running a Flutter app or modifying pubspec, I suspect it's This was a bug in the file watcher code that could deadlock when a watcher was removed. It's been fixed very recently but that fix is currently only on the Flutter master channel.

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    Yes. If you are Big Sur, this should fix it

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    There are some other possibilities - such as complex code being slow to format (for example I hit and originally thought it was a repro for this issue), or that the server is busy doing its initial synchronous scan of the workspace, though those should be temporary and the format should eventually complete so it's probably not what most people are reporting here.

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