On Fri, 2007-11-16 at 11:44 +0100, Oliver Peter wrote: > 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 ? >
I built it according to defaults, so I've got the GENERIC kernel running right now. As such, I don't know the answer to your question, but if you tell me how to check I'll get back to you :) James _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"