[Mono-bugs] [Bug 502548] Remote Web app windows tray icon takes forever to launch a browser

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Tue May 12 20:22:22 EDT 2009


User martin at novell.com added comment

--- Comment #3 from Martin Baulig <martin at novell.com>  2009-05-12 18:22:20 MDT ---
The way how this works is that "Open in web browser" sends a request to the
remote machine to start things up and then waits for a notification that
everything is ready.

It has to do that since the port is randomly chosen by the remote side.

We could, in theory, immediately allocate a port and send it back - but that'd
cause firefox timeouts if the remote side takes too long to load.

So basically, the only thing we can do here is try to reduce startup time on
the remote side.

At the moment, it's horrible - it's about 5 seconds for a console-based hello
world, about 15 seconds for a simple web site and about 30-45 seconds for

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