Fedora Desktop on XO

david at lang.hm david at lang.hm
Tue Jan 6 18:20:06 EST 2009

On Tue, 6 Jan 2009, Bert Freudenberg wrote:

> On 06.01.2009, at 22:34, Benjamin M. Schwartz wrote:
>> Carlos Nazareno wrote:
>>> Guys, maybe this can help. I whipped up a flash CPU benchmarking tool
>> Currently, we are assuming that the issue will be RAM consumption, not
>> CPU.  I personally have no reason to expect either system to behave
>> differently in terms of background CPU overhead or cost of common
>> operations.
> At 25c3 I bumped into a guy from LXDE. It's said to be a lot lighter
> on resources than even XFCE. Unfortunately I did not stay long enough
> to see it run on the XO, but maybe someone else did already?

there is a debxo build with LXDE

unfortunantly that build didn't include (or at least didn't startup) 
network manager, so I haven't played with it much.

David Lang

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