I installed SeaMonkey 1.1.14 onto my new computer (running Windows
x64, BTW), copied my old profile and noticed that handling mail and
became incredibly sluggish.
When I click on a message it takes several seconds for it to be
displayed. At first I thought that this was a problem with my profile.
But the same thing happens when I start with a completely new profile.
After some searching I found the cause of the problem: As soon as I
disable Java via the preferences dialog, the sluggishness goes away.
I wonder: Why does Java affect the handling of mail and news? And how
can I solve the problem without disabling Java for web pages?
PS: The most up-to-date version of the JRE (Version 6 Update 11) is
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