[ubuntu-studio-devel] Studio 19.04 vs XUBUNTU 19.04 vs dual quad Xeon
len at ovenwerks.net
Wed Jul 10 15:08:33 UTC 2019
On Wed, 10 Jul 2019, Len Ovens wrote:
> On Mon, 8 Jul 2019, Mike Squires wrote:
>> My desktop is a Supermicro X7DAE dual quad core Xeon (2Ghz), with a 1TB
>> RAID 1 boot device and a single 4 TB archive device running off a 3ware
>> 9750 PCI-E card. A second RAID 5 array running off an older 3ware 9550
>> PCI-X card is currently off line (drives pulled). Video is a ATI/AMD 5500
>> PCI-E card.
>> Ubuntu Studio (using "Studio) afterwards) 16 ran fine; v 18 was extremely
>> slow once installed, taking many minutes to complete simple tasks. I ran
>> 19.04 but although faster than 18 it was still much slower than 16.
>> I have since switched to XUBUNTU 19 on the same hardware, speed is OK.
> I do not know the Xeons well. I do know that much of the RT patches that have
I forgot to mention: The big difference between what I have and your setup
is that I am using an Intel GPU. I would not think that is a problem in
this case... but one never knows. I know there are multi processor boards
for Xeons... I wonder about a board with an i* and a xeon with the i*
doing the desktop and the Xeon doing "interesting" stuff.
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