Running FreeBSD 4.8(tracking Stable)
Machine is a PPro 200mhz with 64mb memory.
I just upgraded mod_php, apache, and Squirrelmail 1.2.9 to 1.4.0,
Everything seems to be much slower. Folders (left pane) load slower, but
the worst part is waiting for messages to load.
Some tests I've done.
With no plugins:
Screen appears with seperate frames within 2-5 seconds. At about 15
seconds, the left frame appears. At about 40 seconds, the list of
Tested with plugins. ***Including this only for comparison to previous
The screen with seperate frames loads within the first 2-5 seconds... Then
at about 20 seconds, color appears in the left frame, then at about 30
seconds the folder list appears (approx 60 folders). At about 55 seconds,
the "Current Folder: INBOX" and menubar appears at the top, and at about
60 seconds the messages list appears.
Tested (no plugins) the time it takes just to load messages in different
folder (click on folder in left pane). Took approx. 50 seconds.
This whole process of logging in, and completing loading was under 15
seconds before I upgraded (with plugins). Any thoughts on how to speed
this up? What might be causing this? Is there a better way to diagnose