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Slow Redirects

Posted: Thu Jul 03, 2014 7:10 pm
by emergent
Is there any way to speed up redirects? I have a custom redirect that sends me to a webpage if I click on the notification. When I click on it, it takes me to the Prowl app, and then 10 seconds later it takes me to the webpage. This is kind of slow for what I need to use it for. Is this normal behavior?

Re: Slow Redirects

Posted: Tue Nov 04, 2014 8:48 pm
by kosmokramer
This. Exactly this. I mentioned the exact same problem a while back but have not heard back. Would love to have someone look into this.

I want it so bad that I spent the time today to create a clear video of the problem: https://vid.me/Usk

I'll also make a new post sharing this video - hopefully someone will see it and be able to resolve this finally.

Re: Slow Redirects

Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 10:32 am
by weriusaa
I have the 10s freeze too. No delay with "ask before redirect" enabled. iPhone 5s, IOS 8.4.1. No freezes/delay with Prowl 1.4 on an iPhone 3GS, IOS 6.1.6.

Re: Slow Redirects

Posted: Sun Aug 30, 2015 12:49 pm
by weriusaa
I found a workaround using the the url-Parameter of the Web-API:

https://api.prowlapp.com/publicapi/add? ... =remote://

This starts the Remote.app on my iPhone nearly instantly.