hey @reedrichards, I investigated a little and it turns out these mass of items in the request tab of the dev console are merely
I’m using Ionic with vue and vue automatically puts every *.js file into the index.html as a
prefetch, maybe Ionic does the same for angular, too.
the actual content of the ionic components is only loaded when you actually need the component. So yeah, if you have all possible ionic components on one page, you’ll have to download all components file by file. but I don’t think that’s usually the case or seems to be a problem, at least for my use cases.