Edgy: Slower X than under dapper [PPC radion 9200]

NoOp glgxg at mfire.com
Sun Nov 5 20:24:11 UTC 2006


Frank McCormick wrote:
> On Sun, 05 Nov 2006 00:06:17 +0100
> Denny Schierz <linuxmail at 4lin.net> wrote:
> 
>> hi,
>> 
>> I'm not 100% sure, but me eyes told me, that the gui under Edgy is
>> slower than under Dapper.
>> 
>> 
>> Does anybody feel the same?
> 
> 
>    I have always felt that way..but my machine is so slow (450 mhz) it's hard to
> tell sometime. But Edgy does feel heavier. And I still have that "static" on my screen. Usplash doesn't work...
> VLC is buggy (or X is buggy) and Firefox 2.0 is crawling with bugs. It maybe
> time for a new computer or Feisty Fawn.
> 
> 

Had similar problems (and more) w/similar configuration: 450Mhz 256MB. I
solved the problem by reinstalling Dapper. No more Edgy for me.








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