On Mon, 2006-02-20 at 15:46 -0500, Lee Revell wrote:
Some window managers cause quite a lot of I/O. KDE and Gnome being
the biggest offenders. Generally any change in the window manager is
saved to disk somewhere. This isn't the case with Fluxbox, fvwm,
> If your WM is so bloated that it causes disk IO then the best advice is
This was the point of the entire thread. I was pointing out that
CPU is not the only bottleneck and that is why I use a light WM instead
of KDE when recording.
Jan 'Evil Twin' Depner
The Fuzzy Dice
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