[kdepim-users] KMail 4.13 upgrade: check for new mails minimum every 5 minutes?

Martin Steigerwald Martin at lichtvoll.de
Mon Apr 28 09:26:27 BST 2014

Am Montag, 28. April 2014, 09:24:15 schrieb Daniel Vrátil:
> On Saturday 26 of April 2014 09:32:23 Benedikt Engelhard wrote:
> > ist there a reason for such a high minimum value of 5? At least in my
> > oppinion, this is a rather long time.
> It's a reasonable minimum to make sure sync tasks don't pile up: imagine
> slow  IMAP server with many busy folders - sync can easily take couple
> minutes and Akonadi would then end up in doing nothing else but syncing
> mail, eating away CPU and IO, not mentioning battery, when running on
> laptop.

Do they actually pile up?

I think Akonadi shouldn´t start a new sync task if one is still running. And 
it should also stop a sync task that gets stuck after a while.

Martin 'Helios' Steigerwald - http://www.Lichtvoll.de
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