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I would like to see if anyone has some ideas on how I can decrease my boot up time, if its possible Using mandrake 10.1 my test pc has a ...
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- 12-27-2005 #1
I would like to see if anyone has some ideas on how I can decrease my boot up time, if its possible
Using mandrake 10.1
my test pc has a k6 amd, 512mb memory, and a 20 gig hd
Any help would be appreciated
- 12-27-2005 #2
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- Nov 2004
there isnt too much you can do.
1st - turn off any unneccercary (i cant spell) services (e.g. httpd / nfs / depends on what you use ur pc for)
That should help a lot.
After that, you get into a lot more hardcore pointless stuff....
You may wish to look at http://initng.thinktux.net/index.php/Main_Page which lets you start several services in paralell, and does sound very interesting...
- 12-27-2005 #3
I don't really have boot time issues, but my computer stays on that stupid Dell BIOS screen forever. It's a real pain. Anything I can do about that?
- 12-27-2005 #4
- 12-28-2005 #5
It doesn't seem to have that option. Unless you mean the HD acoustics thing?
- 01-01-2006 #6
The next time the Dell "tech" comes around I will ask him