Subject: Re: is mozilla very slow on alpha, or is mozilla-gtk2 slow everywhere?
To: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 03/06/2004 16:55:08
On Mon, Mar 01, 2004 at 03:57:07AM -0500, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> I finally got mozilla-gtk2-1.6nb2 to build, install, and run on my
> alpha, but I find it deathly slow. Netscape-4.6 was faster on my
phoenix was usable on my AS255 (running 1.6.2_RCsomething), but then I did the
mistake to upgrade a few packages, including to switch from phoenix to
mozilla-firebird. It's unusable, but it seems to be a problem in
some other library, probably related to threads: typing in the URL windows
show a character at a time, but a regular interval (about 1s), just as if a
thread was looping, and interrupted periodically to let others threads run.
My package update upgraded glib/gtk and pth too, I don't know which one is to
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference