@oddi: Don't know about your details, but how are you storing icons? A ZIP archive without compression ("zip -0 icons.zip *.ico") is definitely as fast as it can get (0.7 s for over 11.000 icons in my example)... and if possible, put QMC2's <config_path> (".qmc2" folder) on an SSD.


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