Angus Auld wrote:
> --- On Sun, 1/11/09, Celejar <email@example.com> wrote:
>> From: Celejar <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Subject: Re: Speeding up Debian Boot
>> To: email@example.com
>> Date: Sunday, January 11, 2009, 11:30 PM
>> On Sun, 11 Jan 2009 17:17:57 -0500
>> JoeHill <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> Ron Johnson wrote:
>>>> On 01/11/09 11:49, Dean Chester wrote:
>>>>> Is there anyway i can speed up debians boot
>> time. Its embarrassing that
>>>>> Vista boots up quicker than debian.
>>>> If you only reboot your machine once or twice a
>> month, does it
>>>> matter whether boot times are slow?
>>> maybe if it's a laptop
>> Suspend to disk; once you begin using it, you won't be
>> able to do
>> without it.
> The way I see it, Vista might boot a lil' faster, but it's worth the wait for Debian. It might be a bit embarrassing to have Vista boot faster, but at least you don't have to be embarrassed after it's up and running....unlike Vista.
> Just my humble opinion. Debian ROCKS.
I have to wonder how you guys are torturing your systems that they take
longer to boot than Vista... 2.8GHz system with 2GB of RAM, Vista takes
almost 5 minutes to boot. Debian's at GDM beeping at me to log in in
about 45 seconds.