[reportlab-users] TTF loading acceleration

Marius Gedminas reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Mon, 21 Oct 2002 12:32:26 +0200

On Sat, Oct 19, 2002 at 05:50:34PM +0200, Ury Marshak wrote:
> While profiling a small report using TT fonts I found that
> most of the time is spent inside ttfonts.calcChecksum
> function.
> After I rewrote it in C the time (for one-page report) has
> dropped from 12-15 secs to 1-2.


(I knew that if I let it lie for a while, somebody would rewrite it in
C, and I wouldn't have to learn it ;)

Marius Gedminas
/* Halley */

        (Halley's comment.)