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    SubjectRe: Disk performance degradation
    Andrew Morton wrote:
    > Stefano Rivoir <s.rivoir@gts.it> wrote:
    >
    >>I think I've got it. 2.4 fails to load DRI, so when X is up there is
    >> memory available until the load of gnucash, the last operation. 2.6
    >> loads dri and probably this eats too much too early, causing the
    >> system to touch swap since the first operation after X startup.
    >
    >
    > hrm, Why should loading DRI in X consume a significant amount of memory?

    Perhaps this is a machine with "shared video memory", like the Intel
    integrated video chipsets (i810). Stefano?

    -Rahul
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    Rahul Karnik
    rahul@genebrew.com

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