Re: kmail gettings slower and big cpu usage on exit
On Thursday 21 March 2002 21:16, Achim Bohnet wrote:
> For some weeks I (again) notice kmail (woody + kde from sid)
> working slower and slower. Too slow after ~ 2 days.
> Only thing that helps is to exit kmail
> and start it again. Further, even after empty trash, compacting
> all folders and then exiting kmail, kmail runs in the background
> for several minutes comsuming as much CPU time as it can get.
> Any me-toos? Anyone heavily using KDE 3s kmail already?
> Is it fixed in KDE 3?
I've encountered it as well; I guess it's due to the "compact all folders on
exit" setting, which takes quite a lot of time if your folders are really
big. (executing it manually for my "linux-kernel" folder which has ~20000
mails, takes almost 20 seconds on my Athlon 700)
Yven Johannes Leist - email@example.com