Re: kde xfree86 experimental
I also have no real help to offer, but I have noticed the long startup time
goes away when you just startx via 'startx' (instead of via kdm).
On Wednesday 15 October 2003 04:02 pm, Bruce Sass wrote:
> 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
> > mikj