[kde-linux] akonadi eats diskspace

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Wed Sep 2 02:25:36 UTC 2009

Maximilian B. Rost wrote:

>  after trying KDE 4 we found out that akonadi takes up to 150 MB and more
>  per
> user.
> Having 1200 users this comes up to 200 GB and more.
> Is there a way of keeping this .local/share/akonadi smaller?

Controlled via 
on my system, which defaults to creating a db of size ~128-140mb in size.

For example, on fedora, we currently tweak this to less astronomical amount 
via setting
The db ends up being approx *2 this amount in practice.

-- Rex

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