Perhaps a memory leakage or something like that? The author is looking at that.

I believe Astral validates all signatures which makes it slow it should probably only validate signatures of ppl u follow but not an easy subject

12 sats \ 0 replies \ @ama 25 Jan

Do you mean it does so for every event it pulls from relays? That could really explains why it gets slow, mainly if it accumulates of the information on a RAM database. Do you think it does that?