Boot-time improvements

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Wed Sep 10 17:40:49 UTC 2008

On Wed, 2008-09-10 at 13:40 +0200, Oliver Grawert wrote:
> it would be cool to see some community activity here (i.e. a team
> forming around redoing the scripts in upstart events, doing tests and
> measurements and publishing bootcharts ...) if the distro team alone
> does it it will take a lot longer and having help from the community can
> only speed up ;)

After rewriting all of his initscripts to Upstart scripts, John Dong
started UpHack ( ) to experiment with
doing such rewrites.  This spawned from this thread on the forums: where he posted about
the boot time improvement he got from using Upstart and from using his
PyFragTools to make the files more contiguous.

Mackenzie Morgan
apt-get moo
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