* Patrick Shanahan <p...@opensuse.org> [12-31-19 08:47]: > * Chris Green <c...@isbd.net> [12-31-19 08:42]: > > I run mutt via an ssh connection, i.e. I connect from a terminal > > window in my laptop (running xubuntu 19.04) to my desktop machine > > (running xubuntu 19.10) using ssh and then run mutt. > > > > For some reason changing from one mbox to another is slow when I do > > this, the ssh connection is fast, nothing else slows down and moving > > around within the mbox is snappy enough, it's just closing one mbox > > and opening the next that's slow. Doing exactly the same thing > > directly in a terminal window on my desktop machine doesn't show the > > same slowness. By 'slow' I mean a noticeable delay, probably of the > > order of a second or two. > > open wireshark and watch your ssh connection. maybe you will get some > clues.
fwiw: I never access mutt directly, but run it on my server inside a tmux (similar to screen) session and cannot remember ever experiencing what you describe. -- (paka)Patrick Shanahan Plainfield, Indiana, USA @ptilopteri http://en.opensuse.org openSUSE Community Member facebook/ptilopteri Photos: http://wahoo.no-ip.org/piwigo paka @ IRCnet freenode