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Re: Gnome

jfm2@club-internet.fr wrote:
> >
> > On Wed, 7 Apr 1999, Birger Langkjer wrote:
> >
> > > Is it fast? That's my main problem with KDE.
> >
> Is it slow due to memory use (you hear the disk paging) or due to CPU
> power?  I have found that on slow boxes (read a P75) movement of
Well, it's mostly slow when it starts a new program, eg. Netscape takes
long time to load. You can almost click the icon and then go put the 
kettle on ;-) 

There _is_ a swap problem, but it only starts when kfm have run for
It generates a whole bunch of tmpfiles in memory called 'kioslave?'

Maybe I should get some more ram, since it's so cheap, but looking at
inside of my PC it looks like I'll have to disassemble the whole thing
install the extra ramcards.

> windows tends to lag behind.  Atonishibgly opaque move is a lot faster
> than KDE's transparent move so turn it on.
'xcuse my ignorance, but what is opaque move?

Birger Langkjer