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Thank you Jonathan... so perhaps moving to jfs could make it? It seems from googling around that its CPU usage is constantly low. Any experiences with it?
Thanks in advance, Willy.
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De: Jonathan Smith <email@example.com>
Fecha: Miércoles, Junio 29, 2005 6:24 pm
Asunto: Re: [gentoo-performance] Resources for Gentoo Desktop Performance Tuning
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> Guillermo Ramhorst wrote:
> > Hi Gentooers. I've been playing around with Gentoo for a while,
> and now
> > comes the time to tune up things a bit, as my k6-2 500mhz cpu and
> 256mb> RAM are getting a bit slowy. I 've emerged gnome (which I no
> longer use
> > except for some icons and perhaps a couple of utilities), xfce4 and
> > icewm. The last 2 of which I'm playing with, along with ROX for file
> > management and desktop (pinboard).
> > I would like to know about pointers to guides, hints & tips on
> how to
> > tailor a Gentoo system the improve performance (e.g. what
> processes to
> > comment out, USE flags, file system issues, etc etc). Oh, forgot to
> > mention I'm using ReiserFS 3 fs's except /boot which is ext2.
> > Any help will be appreciated.
> > Thanks in advance!!!
> > Willy.
> using reiser on your system is a _bad_ idea. reiser requires large
> ammounts of cpu power, which you don't seem to have
> there is a nice fluxbox guide in the gentoo documentation if you are
> still looking for WM guides
> - --
> Gentoo Developer
> [ desktop-misc && netmon && documentation ]
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