My experience with Kontact, Addressbook and Akonadi

Sebastian Kügler sebas at
Mon May 17 11:58:51 BST 2010

On Sunday 16 May 2010 15:35:26 Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> On Sunday, May 16, 2010 8:32:19 am schmirrwurst wrote:
> > I use the opportunity to tell about my experience...
> > On kontact start, akonadi is never starting properly, so that I can't
> > access to my contact, never... I have to go to akonadi manager and stop
> > (because the apps says it is working ?!), and start again akonadi... Then
> > kontact automatically detects that akonadi is on, and displays my
> > contacts... Then, second issue, when I write a email from kmail, the
> > addresses are not displayed, only recent addresses, not the one from the
> > address book....
> >
> > 
> >
> > I don't know if all users are experiencing that, but for me the akonadi
> > port is not stable, and disturbing...
> About a week before release there was mention of this on and I
> told  Jonathan Riddell, who tried it out (not normally a Kontact user),
> got upset, and went to poke people about figuring out why it's doing this.
> So yeah, it's being looked into for what I hope will be an SRU, but it
> hasn't been figured out yet.

Is there a bug filed upstream? Akonadi is actively developed, but the 
developers cannot cover all use cases, without getting to know problems.

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