Re: kde xfree86 experimental
No help to offer, but I can confirm that KDE seems much slower running
under the experimental XFree86-4.3 version than it did under XF-4.21.
e.g., Konqueror takes three or four times longer to start up in KDE
than in uwm|fluxbox|xfce|...
On Wed, 15 Oct 2003, Michele Mariottini wrote:
> Ciao :)
> I've a very slow startup from kdm, and it happens since I've
> intsalled xfree86 v1 pre3 deb packages (SID, kde 3.1.3 - 4 , kernel 2.4.22
> , and mach64-20031013 snapshot of dri). About 120 - 150 seconds from when
> kdm is launched ... (with the same config, but xfree86-188.8.131.52.1, I got
> it about in 30 40 sec. ...)
> When kde is launched and it is ready, I click on the screen ...
> and the first menu pop up in about 10 - 15 seconds :(((
> .... and after, like as a miracle, my kde begin very fast and smart
> ... better then before :)
> I know that xfree86 4.3.0 is in experimental, and I don't wnat ask
> the moon, but if someone has experienced a similar problem and he could me
> a workaround, some advice .... I will be very very happy :)
> I try to find some help on google, debian-x list, but I can not
> find some of usefull ...
> excuse my english