Re: Kdm startup time
On Thursday 20 February 2003 17:24, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> On Thu, 20 Feb 2003, Michael Schuerig wrote:
> > The new (i.e. KDE 3.1) kdm takes an inordinately long time to
> > startup on my system. After the switch to X, there's a delay of 15
> > to 30 seconds until the login screen (kdm greeter) appears. During
> > this time, there's heavy activity on the disk.
> > My best guess is that kdm is exhaustively searching for some
> > resource. This did not happen with earlier versions of kdm.
> Could you run fc-cache as root and then logout and login again and
> see if it still does it. That solution worked for me although I don't
> know why the font caches are doing it.
Thanks, that did it.
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