Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Viewing code in Gerrit
From: Bill Meier <[email protected]>
Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:26:35 -0400
On 3/24/2014 9:21 AM, Evan Huus wrote:
In summary: the diff is computed locally in javascript, and seems to
be worse than O(n) on the size of the underlying file; viewing the
diff for any file >1k lines may be slow, but if you just let it run it
will finish eventually. Avoid epan/enterprise-numbers and other files
with 100k+ lines, they take many minutes to finish.

IOW: The 2 versions being diff'd are downloaded in total before doing a 
local compare ?
If so, UGH ....