Too many fonts in system causes slowdown

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

Thunderbird
Message Compose Window
RESOLVED EXPIRED
13 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: Juro Olejnik, Assigned: Scott MacGregor)

Tracking

({perf})

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Description

13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: version 1.0 (20041206)

Since I do some graphic work, I have more than 1000 TrueType fonts installed on
my machine. This causes a few seconds lasting slowdown everytime when I open the
Compose window in HTML mode, which is quite incomfortable. Other applications
(OpenOffice.org, The Gimp) does not have any problem.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install many fonts in the system
2. Open Compose window
3. Wait...

Actual Results:  
The window appeared in about 10 seconds (Duron 1300 MHz, 256 MB RAM)

Expected Results:  
The windows should appear with no lag (or a much smaller one)

Updated

13 years ago
Keywords: perf
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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