Making Fedora boot faster
jd1008 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 14 17:38:48 UTC 2010
On 09/14/2010 06:39 AM, Tim wrote:
> On Mon, 2010-09-13 at 14:48 -0500, Michael Cronenworth wrote:
>> The real time waster is that piece of hardware you call a hard disk
>> drive. All of the services started up cause some heavy disk I/O that
>> no rotating drive can handle very well.
> Or, the real time waster is loads of services starting up. And services
> that take an age to read their config files, and depend on other
> Having played with other *ixs, the past, I've used ones that booted in a
> blink of an eye, even on dead slow hardware, because they didn't start a
> gazillion services.
I have already posted and advice to the OP to run
system-config-services and disable all services s/he does not need.
Not sure if s/he followed through or not.
We have not heard from the OP the result of doing so.
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