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

Timo Sirainen tss at iki.fi
Sun Feb 28 16:59:56 EET 2010

On Sun, 2010-02-28 at 08:34 -0600, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
> Awesome--  13x increase in speed.  Nice work Timo.  I'll definitely
> appreciate it when I move to 2.0.  Maybe it'll be fast enough I can get rid
> of Squat.
> Any chance these changes will make it as a bug fix into 1.2.11?  How
> extensive were the changes required to fix this bug?

The changes were big enough that it could have had potential to break
stuff. Also I tried backporting those changes to v1.2 and noticed that
it did actually randomly make mbox saving assert-crash, but I couldn't
really figure out why. But I didn't spend much time on figuring out why.
Instead I noticed that there's a simple workaround for this:

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