heinlein at madboa.com
Wed Jan 27 06:45:51 PST 2010
On Tue, 26 Jan 2010, Jeme A Brelin wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Jan 2010, Paul Heinlein wrote:
>> Also -- are you still running Pine or have you switched to Alpine?
>> The latter is the currently supported version -- and it has UTF-8
>> support so you can read your spam in the original Russian! :-)
> I just installed Alpine and it seems quite slow. That is, it
> sometimes decides it's just going to sit and wait while I press
> commands. Also, it takes about ten times longer to run my initial
> keystroke list.
I haven't seen symptoms like that. Have you tried running alpine under
strace to see where the delays are occurring?
Also, I highly recommend Eduard Chappa's fillpara patch:
(where $VER probably equals 2.00, but I don't know if you're running a
different release). The Ctrl-J paragraph reformats are much smarter.
Paul Heinlein <> heinlein at madboa.com <> http://www.madboa.com/
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