[reportlab-users] TTF loading acceleration

Robin Becker reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Sat, 19 Oct 2002 18:12:35 +0100

In article <00d301c27787$4d80c450$03000000@over>, Ury Marshak
<um@hottech-israel.com> writes

Wow everyone's writing my code this week. Thanks! I'll probably put this
into CVS tomorrow.

>While profiling a small report using TT fonts I found that
>most of the time is spent inside ttfonts.calcChecksum
>After I rewrote it in C the time (for one-page report) has
>dropped from 12-15 secs to 1-2.
>Diffs folllow.
Robin Becker