KDE4 just too slow

Luís Silva lacsilva at gmail.com
Fri Jan 18 23:20:46 GMT 2008

> KDE 4.0.0 uses more ram than KDE3, and more CPU in many
> cases. Things like double buffering all the widgets can
> be a cause of this.

Have been compiling KDE 4.0.0 from svn and notice exactly 
the opposite. There is a bug in xine that makes knotify4 go 
wild if the sound notifications are used. Disable them and 
you will see that KDE4.0.0 is in fact lighter and faster 
than KDE3.5.8 even with debug symbols.

Luís Silva

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