XO frequently hangs on shutdown w/ 0.82
pgf at laptop.org
Wed Jun 3 19:32:24 EDT 2009
> > hi peter --
> > bootanim does both the boot-time animation and the shutdown
> > ul-warning screen. it does the boot animation in an extremely
> > efficient manner, shaving 10 or 11 seconds off our current boot
> > times:
> 10 or 11 seconds off what? the previous bootanim version? text based
> startup without it?
the current animation code in the 8.2 release.
> > http://lists.laptop.org/pipermail/devel/2009-March/023688.html
> > given the optimization that bobby and mitch put in, i suspect
> > plymouth won't match it, time-wise. (though i'd love to be proven
> > wrong, of course!)
> I wouldn't know off the top of my head but plymouth was designed to do
> two things. Firstly a smooth startup with basically no flash from the
> bios (on a standard PC) through to X, and speed. the old rhgb was
> slow. Would be interesting to see a comparison.
i agree -- i'm glad that there's so much more attention being paid
to performance these days.
paul fox, pgf at laptop.org
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