Emacs 21.2 extremely slow start

Dag Gruneau dag.gruneau at zobra.se
Sat Jan 18 11:06:44 PST 2003

Billy O'Connor wrote:

> lfsbill at wlmcs.com (Bill's LFS Login) writes:
>>> > Try emacs -q on both systems and see if there's a difference.
>>> Good thought, but the same remains:
>>> root:/usr/src/lfs-extra/emacs-21.2# time emacs -q --kill
>>> real    0m5.119s
>>> user    0m0.070s
>>> sys     0m0.040s

Thanks for your ideas but I have been through them. 
When look at the times again I realize real should equal sys+user
if emacs was busy. Somewhere emacs must do a blocking call during

Do you know how to diagnotic such a thing?

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