Texas Flood

Cory K. coryisatm at nc.rr.com
Mon Feb 11 01:41:09 UTC 2008

Jonathan Musther wrote:
> I've just been reading about Texas Flood.  Don't know if anybody has
> heard of it.  It's hard to find info on, especially since it seems to
> be a Brazilian project and all the info is in Portuguese.
> Via google translator I've found out that it seems to be some kind of
> high speed init replacement, they have a video showing off the speed
> improvement here:
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWAB9KSvpi0
> This seems to be the home:
> http://linuxhard.org/
> If it's stable, and doesn't have any unforeseen drawbacks, it might be
> something worth considering.

Upstart is just as fast if not faster on my box GRUB->GDM/Startx. After
that it depends on the DE you're using.

That's not to say the heads up wasn't cool, I just think Upstart works
just fine. Fedora is even gonna use it. :P

-Cory \m/

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