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Re: perculiar performance problem


Thanks for taking the time to test and compare your box!

How does the qt menus on your debian box 'feel'. How do they compare to a gtk 
application? On my box, they're so slow it's really gets in your way when 

> The unique thing I can tell you is to install libc6-686 and the apropiate
> kernel package.

This was a great tip, and though it didnt help with the menu-performance, I'm 
sure it's doing good in other ways! 

> Only my "passion" for Debian mantains me with it, and the hope one day it
> will be compiled for 586 :(

I've heard different figures/opinions on how much 686 optimizations actually 
do, but why isn't it just considered a different architecture with all 
packages available in both 386 and 686 versions? (just like theres alpha and 


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