Boot-time improvements

Milos Mandaric mandzo18 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 11 11:24:50 UTC 2008


On Thu, 2008-09-11 at 10:04 +0200, Morten Kjeldgaard wrote:
> On 11/09/2008, at 03.24, Milos Mandaric wrote:
> 
> >> Is booting really relevant these days?  Not for me. At work, the
> >> servers and desktops run weeks and months without a reboot. My
> >> personal laptop, an old Apple Powerbook, boots perhaps once a month.
> >> It just sleeps when I close it and wake up right away when I open it.
> >>
> > Of course it matters. I am testing Ubuntu, searching for bugs and find
> > my self sometimes reseting it more then 30 times per day. Every second
> > matters, and not just for me. For many people.
> 
> OK, I see your point. But then it wont help you that the system only  
> "appears" to boot faster...
> 
> Cheers,
> Morten
> 

Yes I agree with you about that. It would be nice for new users, but for
me it's the same.





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