I'm dealing with a large Shiny app whose collective codebase is a few thousand lines. Once loaded, the app works very well and runs smoothly. However, it takes on the order of a couple minutes to load.
This results in the 'Please wait..." screen users see as it chugs through all the code on startup.
Could a large part of my app.R code be loaded in externally? I've developed apps in the past that import and work on decently-sized spreadsheets using
Could something like
googledrive be used to read in .R files? I wasn't really able to find much mention of this idea in the wild.