Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2009/02/04

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Subject: [Leica] Help !! Lightroom 2 problem
From: dlridings at (Daniel Ridings)
Date: Wed Feb 4 00:54:38 2009
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Oh, it's fast enough. It is just running around in circles (that is,
it has gone into an infinite loop, hogging the CPU, but never letting
me do anything).

The Task manager says "it is not responding". Well, I kind of knew that.

I think I have CS3 on this laptop too, so I'm not without backup, but
I've been pretty happy with Lightroom on my desktop and kind of looked
forward to using it on the road. Not going to happen.


On Wed, Feb 4, 2009 at 9:50 AM, Gerry Walden <> wrote:
> LR 2.3 release candidate is out there now, and I just wonder if that has
> addressed some of the speed issues. I haven't tried it yet but I am
> beginning to look at Aperture because LR is so damn slow at times (and I
> have just moved from PC to Imac to try and get it better!)
> Gerry
> Gerry Walden
> +44 (0)23 8046 3076
> On 4 Feb 2009, at 08:31, Daniel Ridings wrote:
>> Update:
>> I had been running Lightroom v1 on my laptop. I decided to upgrade to
>> LR 2 before I left for Malawi. LR 2 runs just fine, but when I opted
>> to update to 2.2, bam, locked up and wouldn't even let itself be
>> killed off using the task manager. I had to reboot the machine.
>> Needless to say, I uninstalled 2.2 and upgraded back up to 2.0. I'm
>> staying with that. It works just fine and I can live with the "issues"
>> introduced by 2.0 better than I can live with the "issues" introduced
>> by 2.2 :-) Version 2 is running just fine the way it is.
>> I think I'll pass on 2.2 on my desktop.
>> Daniel
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