Whatever happened to the speedy Fedora boot?

Mike Chambers mike at mtchambers.com
Sun Apr 22 17:07:21 UTC 2012

On Sun, 2012-04-22 at 08:37 -0700, Chuck Forsberg WA7KGX N2469R wrote:
> It takes almost two minutes from the time Grub starts
> loading Fedora 17 until the graphical login appears.
> One minute fifty seconds according to my stopwatch.

Running KDE, on F17 fully updated, starting the time when grub hit 1s,
(not gonna penalize since i made it wait 10 seconds), it took 45secs to
fully loaded desktop, everything ready to go.


Mike Chambers
Madisonville, KY

"Best little town on Earth!"

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