Gentoo Archives: gentoo-performance

From: Guillermo Ramhorst <gramhorst@××××××××××××.ar>
To: gentoo-performance@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-performance] Resources for Gentoo Desktop Performance Tuning
Date: Fri, 01 Jul 2005 00:54:16
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-performance] Resources for Gentoo Desktop Performance Tuning by Jonathan Smith
Jonathan Smith wrote:

>-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- >Hash: SHA1 > >Adam Petaccia wrote: > > >>For responsiveness, I'd recommend the -ck kernel. Its tuned for desktop >>interactivity. ANd I hate to start a CFLAG war, but you say things are >>slow when switching windows, which means some stuff may be going in and >>out of swap...You didn't compile with the -O3 flag did you? >> >> >> > >i find that -O2 or -Os work well. -O3 just makes the programs too >freaking big > >- -- > >smithj > >Gentoo Developer >[ desktop-misc && netmon && documentation ] > > >-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- >Version: GnuPG v1.4.1 (GNU/Linux) >Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - > >iD8DBQFCxFm8l5AvwDPiUowRAhFrAKCcRIOvZSX6Cm2RofYnjct6SrR8hACfW701 >sectgmXz6CofHfey/idAw8g= >=Vs6s >-----END PGP SIGNATURE----- > >
Well, I think we have something here... I _did_ used -O3... so perhaps the key is -O2?? ..and (I'm jumping to the floor to avoid being shot) I've been using a 3x RAM swap space that was defined by a previous Ubuntu install... perhaps I should resize it to 2x RAM? Tks again, Willy. -- gentoo-performance@g.o mailing list