Re: 2.5.61-mm1

From: Ed Tomlinson (
Date: Sat Feb 15 2003 - 09:29:51 EST

On February 15, 2003 02:13 am, Andrew Morton wrote:
> Turns out that some parts of KDE (kmail, at least) were indeed using this
> hint, and it triggers a nasty bug in (at least) kmail: it is reading the
> same 128k of the file again and again and again. It runs like a dog.
> Ed Tomlinson upgraded his KDE/kmail version and this problem went away.

The versions of kmail involved were 3.04, which manifests the bug when switching
between folders with lots of entries (10,000+). The kmail in kde 3.1 does not
have this problem.

Ed Tomlinson

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