i have a lenovo laptop of 256 ram memory,60gb hdd,1.66GHz of cpu spped.i have made 4 patitions, out of these 3 are of windows and other 1 for linux fedora 8.in the begining when i installed fedora 8
it was a bit slow but manageble.but after certain updation and installation it goes drastically slow down.even it is taking 7-10 to load
and when trying to run any application it is also taking so much time to load.

so what is the problem with my computer ???it is some kind of virus
or due to anything else??????????

please help me out