Re: high system usage with kmail in 2.5.7X

From: Oleg Drokin (
Date: Thu Jul 03 2003 - 07:49:47 EST


On Thu, Jul 03, 2003 at 04:37:46PM +0400, Sergey S. Kostyliov wrote:

> I experienced an abnormally high system usage whith kmail
> (KDE mail client). This is usually happened when I click on a
> huge mail folder. Then kmail just stops responding for a dozens of seconds.
> Seems like problem started around 2.5.70 (2.5.69 doesn't compile on my box,
> 2.5.68 works fine for me).

This is a kmail 3.0x problem (with large recommended i/o sizes), it is reported that upgrading to kmail 3.1+ will help.
Alternatively you can mount your reiserfs volumes with "-o nolargeio=1"

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