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Re: Emacs slow startup




On 10/3/2018 7:48 PM, Katsumi Yamaoka wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Since a couple of months ago, Emacs takes about a minute to start.
> This happens with both emacs-X11 (the one Cygwin distributes) and
> the one I built, and everytime I get the following error:
> 
> ** (emacs:10672): WARNING **: Error retrieving accessibility bus address: org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Did not receive a reply. Possible causes include: the remote application did not send a reply, the message bus security policy blocked the reply, the reply timeout expired, or the network connection was broken.
> 
> I googled it and found an article in which someone wrote that
> installing at-spi2-core solves it.  Although the version 2.26.2
> has already been installed in my system, I tried downgrading it
> to 2.24.1.  It did the trick!  Emacs startup got fast as before.

I can confirm that downgrading at-spi2-core gets rid of the warning.  But, FWIW, 
I don't see any difference in Emacs's performance.  (I wasn't experiencing the 
slow startup that you reported.)

Ken