[Dovecot] body search very slow since upgrade from 1.0.15 to 1.2.10

Stan Hoeppner stan at hardwarefreak.com
Thu Feb 25 07:20:06 EET 2010

Eric Rostetter put forth on 2/24/2010 11:04 PM:

> But it works okay on my 4K to 5K message mbox files, which are the largest
> I have...  Usually takes about 1 second per 1K messages, so about 4 seconds
> for the 4K mbox, 5 seconds for the 5K mbox, etc.  Of course, a bit slower
> when the server is overly busy...  I've had it take 10 or 12 seconds
> before...

Are you using any FTS plugins?  Squat?  And are you sure you're doing full
body searches, not just headers only?  I'm not questioning your abilities or
vigilance, just trying to make sure we're on the same page.


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