Gentoo Archives: gentoo-performance

From: Derek Tracy <tracyde@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-performance@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-performance] Speeding up program starts with squashfs
Date: Wed, 09 May 2007 19:48:45
Message-Id: 9999810b0705091246n233c02b4g950c9ae47bb4efb5@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-performance] Speeding up program starts with squashfs by Roman Zimmermann
On 5/9/07, Roman Zimmermann <mereandor@×××××.com> wrote:
> > Am Mittwoch 09 Mai 2007 21:28 schrieb Derek Tracy: > > You may want to look into using ReadAhead, some of the newer init > systems > > are using it to decrease boot time. > > Sorry, I think you missunderstood something: I already using readahead and > it's not boot time I'm interested in. This is currently the smaller amount > of > time. > I'm interested in program start times _after_ the system is booted. > > Thanks for answering though. > > Roman > >
Right but isn't it possible to utilize readahead to "pre-load" a ramdisk, that way the io is happening before X is even ready to come up. -- --------------------------------- Derek Tracy tracyde@×××××.com ---------------------------------

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Re: [gentoo-performance] Speeding up program starts with squashfs Roman Zimmermann <mereandor@×××××.com>