mail archives slow

Jesse Tie Ten Quee highos at
Thu Nov 30 09:42:26 PST 2000


On Thu, Nov 30, 2000 at 12:39:42PM -0500, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> I've changed that since early this morning. I noticed rebuilding the
> databases is starting to take over 2 hours now so I'm making the delays
> between two updates longer as to lighten the load a bit. I'm looking
> into building the database on my own system and scp it to shadowfax.
> That way the databases can be rebuild every 30 minutes (provided
> building on my own system is quicker). But it still won't achive
> real-time unless we stop using HTML versions of the mailinglist archives
> but just a bunch of txt files extracted from the mbox files. Still, it
> has to be done through a cronjob so there will always be a delay of
> minimum (the amount it takes to build the archive *2 or *3 (don't want
> to constantly have the computer rebuild databases. That would be a good
> way to crank up the load though but not something I want to let happen)

Yes, i also have started to notice that (very annoying) hopefull you can
find a better solution soon...

btw, quasar with all her power is always open to a little more work, too

Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

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