Lock out kmail when trying to delete text in a 25000 line email

ianseeks bingmybong at btinternet.com
Fri Sep 15 12:29:12 BST 2017

On Friday, 15 September 2017 12:14:27 BST René J.V. Bertin wrote:
> On Friday September 15 2017 12:06:47 ianseeks wrote:
> >I think i'd prefer that the composer was a separate thread/process so it could possibly be killed on its own. OR be able to start kmail fresh and not where it left off (like you can do with a browser when it crashes, you get the choice to start where you left off or a complete new session) 
> Other editors might be better suited for such large documents than KMail's composer is. For giggles, try exporting the email if you still have it, opening it in Kate and then see how its performance compares doing what you wanted to do.
> R.

I've dealt with it now.  Just shocked how kmail reacted to a ctrl "a" to select all lines in the email.  Even more shocked that the auto-generated email contained over 25000 lines

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