John Tapsell johnflux at
Fri Mar 28 18:07:38 GMT 2008

Can we make the strigidaemon ionice to prevent these problems?

To test you can do this from the task manager (alt-f2, show system
activity).  right click on strigdaemon, set priority and set ionice
level to something, well, nice.

I'd be interested to know if this helps.  Thanks.


On 28/03/2008, Matthias Kretz <kretz at> wrote:
> On Friday 28 March 2008, Jos van den Oever wrote:
>  > 2008/3/28, Anders Lund <anders at>:
>  > > I have quite a lot of data, and for example kde source is quite a few
>  > > files. I still think it's overly long time, and I don't understand why it
>  > > should run everytime i start up.
>  >
>  > Maybe something is really wrong. I cannot judge that from here. Once
>  > you have a valid index, the daemon should not take a lot of CPU.
> That's also what I've seen happening until I made strigi stop indexing my
>  whole home directory. My guess is that strigi never got the chance to create
>  valid index - probably because I always killed strigidaemon after it took
>  full CPU and disk I/O while I was trying to actually use my computer.
>  --
>  ________________________________________________________
>  Matthias Kretz (Germany)                            <><
>  MatthiasKretz at, kretz at,
>  Matthias.Kretz at

More information about the kde-core-devel mailing list