Re: Slow GNOME
- From: Ali Abdin <ALIABDIN aucegypt edu>
- To: Rufus Cannon <rufus_jr cpcug org>
- Cc: gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Slow GNOME
- Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2000 13:15:06 +0300
Hmmm - I think somebody reported such a problem before
I'm not quite sure on what they did, but I believe it entailed deleting
the .ICEauthority or .Xauthority file - something like that...
Try that, as well as installing the new (stable) GNOME, and try removing
your .gnome directory
On Sun, 30 Jan 2000, Rufus Cannon wrote:
> I recently installed Redhat 60. The computer is homebrew K6-2
> based and I am booting redhat from floppy into a logical
> partition. The bootup process takes a while, like two minites,
> but its livable.
> But the GUI really takes a long time. I start X and GNOME from
> the command line.
> X Session takes 5 minutes to load after typing startx.
> GNOME GUI takes 45 minutes to load, that is before all the desktop icons
> taskbar and other pertinent windows form on the screen. And once it is
> up some of the windows are slow to respond.
> Has anyone ever had a slow GUI and corrected it? If so, what can you
> suggest that I look at, edit, correct, etc.?
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