On Wed, Nov 14, 2007 at 03:45:28PM -0700, James wrote: > Hi folks, > > first, I know the subject line is a goldmine for jokes, but I couldn't > think of a better way to phrase it. > > Ever since I moved to FreeBSD 7.0, the evolution mail client has become > ridiculously slow for me. It takes two or three minutes to start up, > right clicking on a folder takes several minutes to display a context > menu etc > > My install process was as follows: > > 1. backup my home directory from a FreeBSD 6.2 install > 2. Format the hard drive > 3. Install 7.0 beta 1.5 > 4. csup sources and install beta 2.0 > 5. pkg_add xorg, gnome etc -- evolution was slow as a dog from this > 6. portsnap fetch extract > 7. follow the instructions in UPDATING for updating gnome > > I tried cd /usr/ports/mail/evolution && make deinstall && make > reinstall, to see if something had simply gone wrong during the build, > but nothing changed. > > Any ideas?
An random idea: What scheduler are you using in your kernel configuration? Do you already use SCHED_ULE ? -- Oliver PETER, eMail: [EMAIL PROTECTED], ICQ# 113969174 "Worker bees can leave. Even drones can fly away. The Queen is their slave."
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