...WELL, latest adventures of The Gary in the Dell
kline at tao.thought.org
Wed Nov 28 22:04:04 PST 2007
On Wed, Nov 28, 2007 at 08:10:45PM -0500, Steve Bertrand wrote:
> > And this is to all the wizards on-list: Why does Gnome take
> > minutes to load? Yes, I finally got 6.3-PRERELEASE to boot
> > after learning that Dell has problems with its serial ports
> > (and Unix). I did see a few postings about the increased
> > delay time to bring up the windowing system, but didn't know it
> > would apply to 6.3 ....
> Since I don't run any windowing system on any of my FBSD boxen, I may be
> way off here, but could this load time be due to DNS timeouts of some sort?
> Many things hang if they can not resolve names, perhaps this could be
> part of the issue?
Hmm, maybe I should restart my dhcp daemon. thanks for the idea.
Gary Kline kline at thought.org www.thought.org Public Service Unix
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