> a similar slowness
> if you have Dreamweaver's features for Contribute enabled.
> I don't exactly know, what the Macromedia guy programmed, but the
> software is taken an
> awful lot of roundtrips to the server.
> If you try to edit a page with Contribute, it tries to download the
> template first, then the actual page.
> In my particular case both template and the actual page are about 30 -
> 40 KB in size.
> It takes up to 2 minutes in Contribute after you hit the EDIT PAGE
> button, before you can actually type.
> (We talk about a 1.5MB DSL line here)
> It seems for each file (.jpg,.gif), Contribute creates a .LCK file and
> retrieves a .MNO file, probably
> so slow because it has to check the dependencies for each file.
> So Download and Upload is slow, editing is not, because you edit the
> file locally.
> If you work in Dreamweaver in a Contribute enabled site and you edit a
> file, it first "check-out" the file
> then you can "put" it back on the server, in your FTP panel, you can