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Re: ZoneAlarm hates email-2.3.0-2
- From: "Gerrit P. Haase" <gp at familiehaase dot de>
- To: keithsalias-cygwin at yahoo dot co dot uk
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 31 Oct 2004 10:40:48 +0100
- Subject: Re: ZoneAlarm hates email-2.3.0-2
- Organization: Esse keine toten Tiere
- References: <email@example.com>
Keith Starsmeare wrote:
I've been using the new email package to upload my
digital photos to my yahoo email account (what else
can you do with a 2GB limit?), but it's really slow.
Looking in the task manager I see that when I'm using
email (email -s "description" -b -a "filename.jpg"
myemail@ddress) the vsmon process takes my CPU usage
upto 100%. vsmon is the firewall process for
Strange. When I email the photo's using outlook
express it doesn't behave like that.
I've tweaked every setting I can think of in ZonaAlarm
to try to improve the performance (like adding my
SMTP server as a trusted host and lowering my
security) but I've not managed to alter the behaviour
Has anyone experienced similar problems?
I tried several times to use ZA without much success, it always ended
with uninstalling it. Finally I used Sygate's personal firewall
which is free too and much more like I expect such a software to be.
Can anyone hazard a guess as to what ZoneAlarm's
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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