Akonadi cron job? (was: Akonadi dsaster)
john at lawquest.com
Sat Oct 8 00:37:01 BST 2016
I have to restart akonadi server too often, usually at least once or twice a
day. It is a bit of a bother, I have used kmail for years. I now use kmail
4.14.1 on debian jessie. I can put up with a little bother as it is a very
good program otherwise.
On Friday, October 07, 2016 04:27:00 PM Gruetzner wrote:
> Anders, I'm pretty much on the same page as you. Some days it works better
> than others, but both kmail and kalarm (I would use both a lot) are not
> I've been thinking of just making an hourly cron job to restart:
> akonadictl restart
> Has anyone else done that and did it solve most of the problems?
> Thanks much!
> On Friday, October 07, 2016 23:51:00 PM Anders Lund wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I am using kmail, because it is, still, by far the best mail client I
> > know.
> > But the akonadi backend is absolutely not well functioning. I have to
> > restart it daily, it often chokes. Even when running, it often makes kmail
> > mega slow. I can click on a message header, but instead of showing it,
> > kmails claims it is "retrieving folder contents". Not what I asked for...
> > Akonadi also appears to choke without any sign of that happening, apart
> > from the lack of new mail. Then a restart is required.
> > But as I said, apart from that I really like kmail!
> > My 2c,
> > Anders
> > onsdag den 5. oktober 2016 09.19.19 CEST skrev O. Sinclair:
> > > It is, and sorry for rant, but it is quite simply embarrasing that K9
> > > mail on my android phone works better than KMail 5.x
> > >
> > > Akonadi was/is probably a nice concept but crash in this version not
> > > only on a daily but basically hourly basis. Noone seems to know just why
> > > the database thing goes bonkers all the time.
> > >
> > > I am dead tired of "akonadictl stop", "akondictl fsck" and "akonadictl
> > > start". Then wait while the mails from IMAP are downloaded once again
> > > though it is set to "offline IMAP".
> > >
> > > Can we "deAkonadi" KMail?
> > >
> > > Regards, Sinclair
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