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shof2k
January 20th, 2013, 08:24 PM
Hello,
I've been running 12.04 for a while now, and noticed the unity file lens had become very slow. Getting results for a file search was taking over 2 mins.

Having a hunch, I ran a sqlite clean up on the zeitgeist database and it returned back to its speedy self.

The command being


cd .local/share/zeitgeist/
sqlite3 activity.sqlite vacuum


Hope that helps.

madhangc
July 1st, 2013, 12:04 PM
Thanks shof2k (http://ubuntuforums.org/member.php?u=13389), for your sharing. That did the trick :-)