Subject: RE: HEADS UP: XFree86 4.x now default for i386 and x86_64 ports
To: 'Brian A. Seklecki' <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jenkins, Graham K \[IBM GSA\] <Graham.K.Jenkins@team.telstra.com>
Date: 07/04/2002 11:50:00
> JGKIG> XFree86 4.x under 1.6Beta3 seems to be much slower than
> JGKIG> XFree86 3.3.x under 1.5.2 on an old machine
> JGKIG> (read 486DX2/66VL with 16Mb memory and Cirrus GD5428 card!).
> JGKIG> Already got a minimal kernel; anyone got any other (polite!)
> JGKIG> suggestions for making it faster?
> ...disable every module possible in the config. the X3 process was ~6 meg
> on my box, the X4 process is > 15Meg. bloatware at it's finest.
Good suggestion, Brian. Here's the Module Section from my XF86Config.
Which candidates would you suggest for deletion?