Hakimio, you might just be starting up way too many things at startup for this hack to work for you.... it seems to be loading Firefox, Switfox, Skype, etc etc etc.
Gutsy: boottime from GRUB showing 0 seconds up to the startup sound inside GNOME ending: 43 seconds.
BRB after doing these changes.
argh. it'll take a bit longer. I don't seem to have a working tty1 :X wtf.
But I did all above and it is not much: 42 seconds :(
The gnome.root has the following:
Should that be more?Quote:
Cuz these are all very small fries :)
I think I did it wrong. I killed it before logging in.
(can you say OOPS).
Brb gonna do it again :D
41 seconds :P
gnome.root has 1418 files but not alot of improvement is speed :(
Anyway, readahead trick didn't really help, but removing preload (stupid thing - not gonna use it ever again) reduced my login time by 5 seconds, it now takes ~5 seconds and I don't see any side effects of not having preload.