Inexperienced programmer here - When I open Emacs (24.5) on Mac Mavericks 10.9, I am getting a delay between the Emacs GUI opening and the init file being loaded. There is a white screen, which appears to do nothing for ~7 seconds.
Could this be a result of something in my
init file (which otherwise loads without error), or must it originate from something in my
I have an alias set to open emacs from the Terminal:
Any other ideas what this might be our how I can debug the pause?
Here is the output of
etc/hosts, @phils having pointed out it may be the cause.
## # Host Database # # localhost is used to configure the loopback interface # when the system is booting. Do not change this entry. ## #127.0.0.1 localhost 255.255.255.255 broadcasthost ::1 localhost fe80::1%lo0 localhost