Fedora 16 feels slow

Simo Sorce simo at redhat.com
Wed Sep 14 20:14:43 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-09-14 at 22:02 +0200, Andreas Tunek wrote:
> Hi Fedora people.
> I have just installed F16 on my Asus 522 (a netbook) and everything
> works regarding hw. Good work everybody!
> However, compared to F15 everything feels really slow. Typing this has a
> delay of about .5 seconds for every character in Evolution, and logging
> into Gnome Shell takes a couple of minutes. Moving to another workspace
> takes a couple of seconds.
> Does anyone else get the same performance and is it expected to improve?
> I can not see that anything is hogging power in the system monitor, but
> there might be something I do not know that is slowing this machine
> down.
> Any info is appreciated!

I don't see that on a thinkpad. Everything is as slow as it was in
F15 :-P


Simo Sorce * Red Hat, Inc * New York

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