Speed on Android
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Sat Mar 21 14:26:05 EDT 2015
On 3/21/2015 12:58 AM, Ralph DiMola wrote:
> I access a remote MySQL db(diesel) when the app starts up. It takes a
> couple of seconds to do a few reads and writes. I will put a db write
> inbetween cards and see how long it takes.
Here's my new theory. Mobile doesn't support libURL, which is what
handles the connections on desktop. When I ask for a remote connection
to a database, something takes over that seems to repeatedly try to
connect and times out (10+ secs or so.) In between timeouts I have a
window where touches are processed, then I have to wait for the next
timeout. In the meantime, the app is in a continual state of sending and
waiting for a response from the server. Closing the database connection
isn't enough to stop the process.
This is my completely unknowlegeable theory based only on observation.
But the conclusion is: remote database connections are not supported.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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