Having dealt with this same issue over the course of many migrations (but only a few weeks and only at the new site...) the OS doesn't matter.
-- Jason Boyer MIS Supervisor Indiana State Library http://library.in.gov/ > -----Original Message----- > From: Open-ils-general [mailto:open-ils-general- > boun...@list.georgialibraries.org] On Behalf Of Mike Rylander > Sent: Thursday, February 02, 2017 10:14 AM > To: Evergreen Discussion Group <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Subject: Re: [OPEN-ILS-GENERAL] Slowness/freezing with XUL staff client > > **** This is an EXTERNAL email. Exercise caution. DO NOT open attachments or > click links from unknown senders or unexpected email. **** > ________________________________ > > Jeff, > > Is there an OS version that this happens on more often? I'm looking > at you, Windows 10. > > Thanks, > > -- > Mike Rylander > | President > | Equinox Open Library Initiative > | phone: 1-877-OPEN-ILS (673-6457) > | email: mi...@equinoxinitiative.com > | web: http://equinoxinitiative.org > > > On Wed, Feb 1, 2017 at 4:43 PM, Jeff Davis <jeff.da...@bc.libraries.coop> > wrote: > > Our consortium has a few libraries where the Evergreen staff client > > periodically becomes unusably slow or freezes up altogether. I'm curious > > about other libraries' experiences with this problem. > > > > 1. Does the staff client slow down or freeze up regularly at your library? > > How often does it happen? Are there any noticeable patterns (e.g. are only > > circ stations affected, not cataloguing)? > > > > 2. How do you deal with the problem? We usually recommend limiting the > > number of open tabs, restarting the client periodically throughout the day, > > and increasing RAM. > > > > 3. If you use the web client, have you noticed an improvement? We suspect > > that the root of the problem is the ancient version of XULrunner used by the > > old staff client, but we haven't had the opportunity to compare the web > > client in production. > > -- > > Jeff Davis > > BC Libraries Cooperative