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  1. OFBiz
  2. OFBIZ-642

Make OFBiz more dial-up friendly

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Trivial
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: Trunk
    • Component/s: None
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      Description

      Reduce OFBiz's HTML output so that pages load faster on dial-up lines.

      Three things can be done to achieve that goal:

      1. Reduce HTML code through better use of styles (currently in progress).

      2. Eliminate the language selection code that is sent out with every page request. Intead of having a selection box in the header, just display the currently selected language and provide a link to change it. Clicking on the link could produce a language selection popup window - similar to the current lookup windows.

      3. Freemarker has the <#compress></#compress> directives which eliminate unnecessary HTML white space. A recent test showed the directives can yield a 33% reduction in markup. Problem is, that only works if the directive is placed in every FTL file. There needs to be a way to make that a global setting in Freemarker, so that ALL markup is reduced - without any additional FTL coding. I looked around the Freemarker website for a way to do that, but couldn't find anything.

        Attachments

        1. ofbiz-642-locale_tz.patch
          51 kB
          Adrian Crum
        2. ofbiz-642-locale_tz.patch
          47 kB
          Adrian Crum
        3. ofbiz-642-locale_tz.patch
          51 kB
          Adrian Crum
        4. ofbiz-642-locale_tz.patch
          51 kB
          Adrian Crum
        5. ofbiz-642-locale_tz.patch
          33 kB
          Wickersheimer Jeremy
        6. ofbiz-642-locale_tz.patch
          29 kB
          Wickersheimer Jeremy
        7. htmlwidget.patch
          2 kB
          Adrian Crum
        8. htmlwidget.patch
          2 kB
          Adrian Crum
        9. htmlwidget.patch
          2 kB
          Adrian Crum

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              • Assignee:
                jacques.le.roux Jacques Le Roux
                Reporter:
                adrianc@hlmksw.com Adrian Crum
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