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Front Matter defaults performance regression #6691
My Reproduction Steps
The Output I Wanted
For build time not to double. I noticed this on my rather large Jekyll site when updating to
Took me awhile to track down what was the bottleneck. When running Jekyll with
When I disabled all of my Front Matter defaults in
@mmistakes Thanks for flagging! This certainly doesn't make it any better and we need to fix it but may i ask what ruby version you were using?
@Crunch09 The original numbers above were 2.4.1 on Windows 7.
I just tested on macOS ruby 2.4.1 and the numbers are better, which in my experience is usually the case. Windows generally lags behind for some reason.
40s isn't that bad, but on my real repo where I have considerably more posts and use jekyll-paginate-v2 (which gets hit pretty hard from this regression), my build time got so bad that I gave up after 20 minutes.
referenced this issue
Jan 11, 2018
Will you be able to test the latest