extend php script execution limit?
Tried that locally, and it takes about 20 minutes to load the page. It's also not really a long term solution.
upgrade to SS4.
upgrade to SS4? ¯_(ツ)_/¯
might help. Assets section is graphql powered, which may or may not be any more efficient.
I'm kinda wondering if there's just too many files.
The assets folder (and subfolders) contain in the realm of 50,000 files.
I'm wondering if it's the DB read...
I tried deleting 70% ish of the files and syncing it, and it loaded faster. I might try syncing it with all the files there and see how fast that loads.