Emacs, very slow startup...

Lee Willis ubuntu at lwillis.plus.com
Tue Oct 25 13:31:29 UTC 2005

>> Andrea Giuliano schrieb am 24.10.2005 10:31:
>>> Since I upgraded from Hoary to Breezy, I always have to wait several 
>>> seconds until Emacs shows the file I want to open. With Hoary, the 
>>> delay was rather shorter.
>>> More precisely, the Emacs window pops up immediately, but just with 
>>> menu and scrollbar.
>>> After about five second, the window is resized (because I chose a 
>>> font size different from the default), but it still remains empty (I 
>>> mean, completely empty, just a white background, even no cursor).

Could this be related:


It's basically a degradation of hard drive performance that no-one has 
been able to nail down ...



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