OT: Xfce is very slow, part 2

Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net
Wed Jan 29 23:01:44 CET 2014

On Wed, 2014-01-29 at 13:35 -0800, Len Ovens wrote:
> On Wed, 29 Jan 2014, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> > Ubuntu Studio is based on Xubuntu, so even while you're using Ubuntu,
> > the issues are likely similar and related to the release upgrade.
> > IIRC Len Ovens an Ubuntu Studio developer once made tests, he did
> > release upgrades and compared it with new installs for a new release and
> > he preferred the new installs over the release upgrades. I might be
> > mistaken, that's why I CC'ed him, to avoid that I spread FUD.
> I have found that any DE has similar issues. (I had Ubuntu, Kubuntu, 
> Lubuntu and xubuntu on one machine... the Ubuntu desktop didn't really 
> work at all anyway :) )

Unity ;)?

>  For me they seem to have been 
> graphics related, but I no longer use that graphics card and have not made 
> similar tests sinse. The graphics card I was using was a TNT2 (I think) 
> about 15 years old now.

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