[Fontconfig] load font slow

Raimund Steger rs at mytum.de
Tue Mar 1 22:45:56 UTC 2016

On Thu, February 25, 2016 23:56, Alex Vazquez wrote:
> Hi, friends!!
> I use fontconfig in a system embedded. The first time I run fc-list to
> load
> the fonts of the system (I have only 4 fonts) it's very slow (~1 minutes).
> Are there some way to do this faster ?

hm, this is now the second such report within the month. Might be
independent but who knows.

Can you provide some more details? Is this something new and didn't happen
with older versions? By saying "first time", do you mean first time after
the OS image has been deployed on the device? Where is the cache located?
Can you post a profiler or strace output?


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