What's the source of the slowdown in file loading?

Dave Peticolas dave@krondo.com
Fri, 27 Oct 2000 01:11:08 -0700

Robert Graham Merkel writes:
> Whose code is causing the slowdown?  What are the plans to tackle it?

We think it's the excessive amount of string copying
performed by the gnome-xml libraries. Each tag is copied
for every instance of use.