Fwd: Re: persistent slow loading in Konqueror
thiago.macieira at kdemail.net
Tue Jan 25 14:12:38 GMT 2005
Jason Keirstead wrote:
>Forwarding to core-devel, since I really feel strongly that this should
>default to the other state. Either that, or there should be some better
> form of detection, or the option should be much more readily available
> (networking in KControl??)
>I could not believe the enormous speedup my whole desktop undertook by
> setting this mysterious environment variable.
I can reintroduce the old IPv6 detection algorithm. The new one isn't
ready and won't be ready for KDE 3.4. It would work for most cases, in
which people have IPv6 turned off in their system configurations.
For people with IPv6 turned on, the change would do nothing. This includes
people who do not use IPv6 in their systems, but even so have it on.
I WILL NOT turn IPv6 off by default, nor make it dependent on compile-time
flags. It's high time every app used IPv6 already. We have accomplished
that in KDE over 4 years ago with KDE 2.2. We cannot go back.
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