On 04/03/2018 05:21 PM, Stefan Monnier
That being said, the problem he's having is due to the value of
Do we know that for a fact?
Although it seems obvious to me, Drew can easily verify this by
temporarily removing the non-ASCII characters from simple.el,
restarting Emacs, and visiting the file.
While we're on the subject, free_realized_fontsets uses an
inefficient algorithm and is likely related to the problem. So he
might also try commenting out the body of free_realized_fontsets
and seeing what happens.
Or better yet he could profile Emacs, either at a high level or