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Re: Size restrictions?


Hi Patrick,

May I ask what file system and hard drive do you use zim on ? I have
some performance low too.

I open the same zim notebook on NTFS partition on a HITACHI Z7K500 (not
SSD) laptop drive NTFS partition, on both Windows 7 & Ubuntu Linux, zim
0.62.  The notebook has 1900+ pages and 350+ folders, the size is about


On 01/29/2015 02:30 PM, Patrick Van der Veken wrote:>
> Quoting John Geoffrey <gmkeros@xxxxxxxxx>:
>> Hey,
>> could it be that the size of a notebook affects the performance of the
>> program? I have had some dreadful performance problems with zim for
>> the last few months, but it got better for a moment when I deleted the
>> index files from the folder earlier. Then it got worse again when I
>> updated the index and it created a new one.
>> How big can/should a notebook be?
> Hi John,
> My notebook has 2000+ pages in 300 different folders and is size about
> 100MB in size (incl. attachments). I use Zim v0.62 on Windows 7 & Linux
> Mint and I have no notable performance issues.
> Regards,
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