[sylpheed:35867] Re: Sylpheed unusable on IMAP mailbox with high ping

Javier meresponde2001-sylpheed at yahoo.es
Wed Nov 6 08:04:06 JST 2013

On Tue, 5 Nov 2013 21:08:55 +0900
"Stefan A." <stefan.a at portblue.net> wrote:

> Hi Javier!
> Sorry for my late reply. I did as you said and changed the setting for
> socket I/O to a lower value (5 seconds, default was even 60 seconds in
> my case!) and observed the situation for a few days. The change did
> indeed make a large difference. Although things are still laggy due to
> the bad ping of my mailbox, Sylpheed doesn't lock up anymore! It's a
> lot faster and more stable, so at the moment everything seems fine.
> Thanks a ton for the suggestion. That was really a life-saver!
> For future reference (other users experiencing the same problem), the
> settings is located at: Common Preferences -> Details -> Advanced
> Stefan


I'm glad to hear/read that :-) I suffered it so I understand you :-)

To the list, as I said, I think that value should be quite lower by default because makes Sylpheed unresponsive very easily.


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