Call for Ubuntu Boot testing

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at
Thu Sep 10 09:05:55 BST 2009

Robbie Williamson [2009-09-09 16:44 -0500]:
> And if you are feeling can check out the "make it faster bits" here:

Good news: It still boots.

Bad news: With this PPA, boot time actually increases from 50 to 65
seconds. :-( gdm starts much earlier, but is sluggish due to all the
background I/O that's going on, and thus starting the GNOME session
takes even longer than it used to.

Stock current Karmic (50 s):

upstartified PPA (50 s):

staging PPA (65 s):


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