Ticket #301 (closed enhancement: wontfix)

Opened 12 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

Quicklauncher to reduce app startup time

Reported by: koen@… Owned by: buglog@…
Priority: high Milestone:
Component: sysinit Version: current svn head
Severity: minor Keywords:
Cc: mickey@…, buglog@… Blocked By:
Blocking: Estimated Completion (week):
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Maemo, Opie and OLPC have a 'daemon' that preloads gtk+, pango, fontconfig,
cairo, etc into memory so new apps don't have to initialize all that. It make
application startup faster at the cost of a slightly longer boot time.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by koen@…

  • Cc mickey@… added

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by koen@…

See http://www.bogenschneller.de/jsschmid/blog/?p=56 for the maemo one with some
graphs that show the speedup

comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by wolfgang@…

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to wontfix


comment:4 Changed 11 years ago by mickey@…

Pardon? So you really think application launch time is ok?

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