Re: kde/kwin is real slow
Thanks, but that didn't seem to help. After turning off logging like
you suggested, and restarting the WM for good measure, it's still as
slow as before. (I verified that the logging changes were preserved
after restarting the WM).
On Sun, 4 Mar 2001, Bruce Sass wrote:
> Try turning off logging,
> kdebugdialog --fullmode
> setting Generic Information and Warning logging to "None" should help.
> - Bruce
> On Sun, 4 Mar 2001, Aaron Maxwell wrote:
> > I'm using KDE 2.1 and the KDE window manager (kwin, which is started by
> > the script /usr/bin/kde2). I love it, except that all the window ops
> > are very slow. Switching focus between two rxvt's, for example, takes
> > well over 500ms; so I'll do an alt-tab to switch from window A to window
> > B, and I have to wait nearly a second after I release the alt key before
> > focus switches.
> > Remember how a whole bunch of new kde-flavored packes went up on
> > kde.tydc.com a week or two ago? The above behaviour came about after I
> > apt-got them all. Before this, focus switch above was nearly
> > instantaneous; so I know my hardware's power is not the issue. (Athlon
> > 700MHz, 256MB, Voodoo3 16MB).
> > <bait>I've even switched back to enlightenment, it's so bad.</bait>
> > I'm running woody (except for the KDE packages, which are
> > all potato). Any ideas? Anyone experienced this and fixed it?
> > Thanks in advance.
> > Aaron