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Re: Emacs 21/X11 generating unbelieveable network traffic

From: Joe Buehler
Subject: Re: Emacs 21/X11 generating unbelieveable network traffic
Date: Wed, 02 Oct 2002 08:33:47 -0400
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David Abrahams wrote:

I've been trying to figure out why starting Emacs 21 on a remote machine
seems so painful. It is  generating reams of network traffic that apparently
has nothing to do with graphics. I'm beginning to think that from the

I upgraded our internal machines from 20.7 to 21.2 recently.  Most of our
development machines are on the other end of a 6 mbit link, and boy is
emacs 21.2 slooooooow.  A couple developers abandoned it for the older version.

It works fine across our local 100 mbit network, so it does look to me like
21.2 is a network hog.

Joe Buehler

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