MSIME support causing slow setup until explorer.exe paused?

Dan Kegel dank at
Wed Apr 23 12:16:38 CDT 2008

On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 1:59 PM, Dan Kegel <dank at> wrote:
>  >   MSIMEService, MSIMEReconvertOptions, MSIMEMouseOperator, etc... those are
>  > all Messages that Microsoft Office looks for and sends to the IME during
>  > operations.  For the most part all those messages are just stubbed.
>  >
>  >   The messages are Registered in Imm32/imm.c once per process, and also
>  > registered in winex11.drv/ime.c also once per process. I am pretty sure we
>  > do not send those messages somewhere. So I am not sure why they would be
>  > taking up so much cpu time.
>  >
>  >  Do you know what is happening with the messages during the slow-down?
>  Oddly, they don't seem to be happening on Dapper.  I'll try again on
>  Gutsy tonight.  (Chris Smith says he saw something like this with
>  iTunes on gentoo today, too.)

Not happening on the original machine anymore, either.  If I catch it acting
up again, I'll get a better log.

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