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Subject: Re: gnus registry takes 21 seconds to save and I can't prune it
Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 18:39:55 +0100
Message-ID: <87h7ykkzv8.fsf@sphax> (raw)
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Eric Abrahamsen <> writes:

> Slow saving is a separate issue, and one that annoys a lot of people,
> but this error sounds a lot like something that was going on a year or
> more ago. If it's the same thing, there ought to be a solution:
> 1. Shut down Gnus
> 2. Back up your registry file
> 3. Start Gnus again
> 4. Eval the code below
> 5. Run M-x gnus-registry-fixit
> 6. Save Gnus
> With any luck that will resolve the error.

it did, and my gnus-registry is now pruned at 30M. Still slow, but a lot
more manageable, thanks :-)

Rémi Letot

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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-03-18 12:57 Rémi Letot
2020-03-18 16:04 ` Eric S Fraga
2020-03-18 17:58 ` Eric Abrahamsen
2020-03-18 22:24   ` Bob Newell
2020-03-18 23:17     ` Eric Abrahamsen
2020-03-19 17:39   ` hobbes [this message]

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