1388 Views 4 Replies Latest reply: Oct 5, 2012 1:26 PM by Roberto Avanzi
In my case, after applying 10.7.5 Supplemental Update and restarting Spotlight was slow: it startred well, but after a few minutes in the console I still had "mdworker cannot talk to lsboxd" messages and all mds, mdworker processes were at 0% cpu usage in Activity Monitor.
What I did was to "clean things up" in order to remove cruft from the previous faulty infrastructure and start realle afresh, so I
Spotlight started working immediately and in about 2 hours it indexed a drive with 500 Gb data, some quite rich (40 Gb of a PDF/PS library, lots of music and pics, several millions of lines of source code).
I did not have to restart in Safe Mode - which was a blessing since I am using FV2 and Safe Mode is thus disabled. I haven't checked Time Machine yet.