[Mageia-dev] Frequent freezes in M2

Pierre Jarillon jarillon at abul.org
Thu Jan 3 13:48:30 CET 2013

Le mercredi 2 janvier 2013 12:55:06, Anne Wilson a écrit :
> This last couple of days I've had frequent total freezes of my M2
> system.  If I can get to the System Activity monitor in time I can
> kill akonadi_nepomuktag_resource and I can work again - if I'm too
> late I have to hard reset.
> There must be some way to stop this.  It appears to use increasing
> amounts of CPU (and memory?) until it reaches a critical level.  What
> could have changed in the last few days to be causing this?

I agree. Akonadi_nepomuk is a monster and is not suitable with an old PC or a 
laptop running on battery. 
It is a kind of "enhancement" which increases the complexity, make the system 
very difficult to understand and to repair in case of troubles. It gives a 
feeling of an unreliable complicated system.

This must be an optional software, it can be installed but not activated by 

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