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Can the Openlayer QGIS plugin be modified to have better map loading performance? I use only google satellite/maps. Thanks.

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There are ideas that require programming skills. Basically: loading the map even if some tiles are still missing.

For a longer explanation, check the recent discussion on the mailing list: http://osgeo-org.1560.n6.nabble.com/Openlayer-plugin-performance-ideas-td4974802.html

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