Subject: Re: KDE3 - jsut to make sure
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 04/09/2003 00:13:53
On Mon, Apr 07, 2003 at 02:25:51PM +0200, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> > Now - you probably can tweak the balance between cached files and program
> > memory and data memory using a few sysctl vm.* knobs; see the discussions
> > in NetBSD-current as of a few months ago.
> memory is not a problem here - i checked. the problem IS SLOOOOWNESS..
> i will rather keep using lyx for printing documents, but still searching
> for good spreadsheet (I DO NEED spreadsheet).

I suspect a large part of startup is spend in dynamic lincking.
Maybe try the current ld.elf_so, which may help a bit.

Just compiled kde3 on 333Mhz Ultra5 running solaris9, it's slow there too.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 24 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference