[ic] checkout lag

DB db@m-and-d.com
Fri, 16 Mar 2001 12:50:41 -0500

Wow... you're right... IE goes much faster. I'll be sure to keep the
HTML lean when I create my real pages. Thanks for the help!!


> Reply-To: interchange-users@lists.akopia.com
> You haven't said what user-agents or OS you were using... however I 
> had the same problem using Netscrape under Mac/Unix/Wdoze. With M$IE 
> the tables are built much faster. The reason is that there is a great 
> deal of extraneousness HTML (produced with a WYSIWYG editor?) in the 
> standard pages that come with the "Construct Something" distribution.
> Try cutting back the HTML (and I also seem to remember that for me at 
> least, removing the JavaScript that does a tax lookup if in the 
> States expedited things somewhat).
> Dave
> >I have 4.6.3 installed and running using the test store. All seems well,
> >except for the annoying 10 second delay between when I click the
> >Checkout button and when the next page is displayed.
> >
> >The archives suggest maybe a DNS delay, but this happens on two separate
> >hosts, each with respectable hardware (both run Redhat Linux). Using a
> >non-secure URL doesn't help, nor does using a local address for email
> >delivery of the order info. "uptime" reports reasonable cpu loads. Does
> >anyone know how to remedy or even diagnose this?