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Re: Gnus makes Emacs frozen while getting many Emails

From: Teemu Likonen
Subject: Re: Gnus makes Emacs frozen while getting many Emails
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 11:17:24 +0300
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1 (gnu/linux)

On 2009-10-19 04:11 (-0400), Stephen Leake wrote:

> Water Lin <WaterLin@ymail.invalid> writes:
>> While my Gnus is getting a lot of Emails from server, it makes Emacs
>> frozen. Emacs can't edit any docs or even input a command.

>> Any good solution for this?

> I run two separate Emacs processes, one for email, one for other
> stuff. I very rarely have the same file open in both (when composing a
> complex email, for example), so it's not a problem.

Another solution is to use external application to get mails from remote
server(s). For example, it's very common to run fetchmail as daemon or
through cron. Then Gnus only needs to check mail from the local

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