Re: [Evolution] IMAP spee
- From: Jeffrey Stedfast <fejj ximian com>
- To: Scott Otterson <scotto u washington edu>
- Cc: evolution ximian com
- Subject: Re: [Evolution] IMAP spee
- Date: 18 Nov 2002 15:45:05 -0500
On Mon, 2002-11-18 at 13:50, Scott Otterson wrote:
Yeah, I'd have to agree. IMAP is _much_ slower -- takes way longer to
start up for the first time and if you disconnect, it's way slower to
The connection also hangs if my PPP dialup goes down -- I have to run
killev before it can see email again. This is the only network app I
have that hangs when I loose PPP.
I'm guessing you don't run any other apps that use a persistent tcp
connection then :-)
fyi I am almost always connected to remote sites with ssh and irc, etc
and so when my internet connection drops, all those apps hang just as
long as Evolution does.
PS: No, netscape/mozilla do not hold persistent tcp connections.
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