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Re: Please help: Sarge+KDE terribly slow!?


Mirek Stefanski (<Miroslaw.Stefanski@aster.pl>) wrote:

> On my home PC (333MHZ Celeron, 192MB RAM) I was happy user of Woody
> with KDE (regullary updated) as my desktop env. Graphical desktop 
> started about 1-2 minutes and after next 1 minute I had fully 
> functional desktop.  
> But one day I decided to upgrade to Sarge - after one day battle it
> was done. Now I have to wait about 10 minutes to start KDE desktop,
> and first start of any application (konsole, mozilla) takes a long
> time.

Maybe running fc-cache to rebuild the font cache helps. Also make sure
your lo interface is up (ifconfig).

> I made plenty of differnt experiments - I deinstaled KDE and installed
> it once again, I switched to gnome, once again to KDE and switched off
> of all efects - result is still the same.
> Can somebody give me some idea to make Sarge+KDE working as good as
> Woody+KDE or it is on my comuter totaly imposible ?

I would remove all the KDE packages including the configuration:

apt-get --purge remove kde.*

and then reinstall it, if nothing else helps.

best regards
 Andreas Janssen

Andreas Janssen <andreas.janssen@bigfoot.com>
PGP-Key-ID: 0xDC801674 ICQ #17079270
Registered Linux User #267976

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