[TxMt] Re: Go to file performance

Christopher Creutzig christopher at creutzig.de
Fri Jan 20 08:44:42 UTC 2012

On 16.01.12 04:24, Allan Odgaard wrote:
> The ⌘T filtering uses display names which turns out to be a major performance bottleneck since getting the display name requires accessing the file system several times (and the OS seems to not cache it) — I may drop using display names and/or do my own caching of these (display names allow localized file names, turns ‘:’ into ‘/’, hide extensions, a.s.o.).

If you decide to keep using display names, could that be made
configurable? I for one would prefer to see the real file names instead,
even if the performance was the same. I know that is not the HIG
standard, my preferences do not always follow that. :-)


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