Comment 4 for bug 1055952

Etienne Perot (etienneperot) wrote :

Some suggestions (from on how to fix the thumbnail downloading issue:

(One of the following)

- On the site, download the thumbnails directly and embed them into the JSON result sent to the client, using the data URI scheme (, so that the entire result set can be sent back to the client in one shot (as opposed to the way it currently is where thumbnails take a while to load)

- Replace the URLs with ones pointing to and which, on request, proxy the request normally.

- Have the client side do manual HTTP proxying (using or another Canonical server as HTTP proxy) for all requests that would otherwise be sent to a non-Canonical server

- Use an SPDY server and use server push/server hint to make things faster (