Slow slow slow.

國產 Wei-Yee Chan survivor at
Tue Mar 7 21:35:01 UTC 2006

I'm puzzled....Why don't U install and run fluxbox then?  U could always
use dpkg to remove any unnecessary  packages.

Gabriel Jägenstedt wrote:
> Heya!
> I'm new to this list and have a problem.
> Ubuntu is VERY slow, it can take up to 5 minutes to start apps like
> grip, gnomebaker and gkrellm, before I did a reinstall nothing was
> bogged down and flew by. The last system was built by apt-get
> dist-upgrade from debian unstable a long time ago but now I installed
> from install-cd and got a lot of crap like gnome that I really don't
> want. I have never experienced this before. I run fluxbox and I'm used
> to a very responsive system.
> It is also important to state that several other applications like
> firefox xterm and the like are barely noticed as taking time.
> This far it's only been the g-applications =)
> Thanks in advance to any help.

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