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Subject:   How can I speed up mail ?
Date:   2003-11-23 02:12:10
From:   anonymous2
The only thing that _really_ slows my ibook/jaguar down is mail.app. Often it "saves indexes" or "writes changes to the volume". That takes ages. Of course, I have several mailboxes with a lot of email(300mb) in them ( the trash is emptied regularly), but has it to slow down all of my computer work ? As long as mail.app is doing its writing and reading stuff on my garddisk, the computer responds zero. Any idea ?
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  • FJ de Kermadec photo How can I speed up mail ?
    2003-11-23 03:50:40  FJ de Kermadec | O'Reilly Blogger [View]

    Hi !

    In that case, you may want to have a look at this FAQ :

    http://discussions.info.apple.com/WebX?14@@.59977083

    I have never experienced this issue myself or followed these steps, though.

    More information about the Helper status may be found by clicking on the Helper tag located below the poster's name.

    F.J.
  • How can I speed up mail ?
    2003-11-30 09:08:54  anonymous2 [View]

    I could mend exactly this behavior by spending more RAM to my G3 PowerBook