SLOW boot and LONG wait when logging out to switch users.

NoOp glgxg at
Fri Nov 9 02:45:54 UTC 2007

On 11/08/2007 06:08 PM, NoOp wrote:
> On 11/08/2007 05:34 PM, damian wrote:
>> Any other ideas?
>> I don't see how it can be a user setting/problem as the long delay is 
>> before any user logs in. It's as the system is trying to bring up that 
>> log in screen. Something is taking a long long time behind that spinning 
>> cursor gui.
>> Damian
> Sorry, I'm pretty well tapped. At this point I'd be considering
> reinstalling, but hopfully someone else will jump in and suggest
> something else.
> Gary

Well... not fully :-)

Have a look at /var/log/messages. That will show your startup with time
stamps. Look at the boot timestamps and see if you can spot the section
with the large delay.

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