formatNumber performance

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Mon May 15 14:11:30 BST 2006

John Tapsell wrote:
>  I use formatNumber from kdelibs (in trunk) a lot in ksysguard but
>the performance is awful.  It appears that it calls the config classes
>every time it's used.  This one function accounts for 10% of my CPU
>Usage in ksysguard.
>Can someone knowledgable look into this?  Can formatNumber be improved
> please?

It could cache whatever configuration it needs, though it would also mean 
running applications would not see a config change when the user changed 
his settings.

I guess the proper fix lies in KConfig.
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