Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sat 17th Mar 2007 00:26 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu During my 8 years of Linux on and off usage I have tried more distros than I have chocolate bars. Each one of my previous encounters meant that I had to spend at least 2 days configuring before I have a desktop that I was somewhat comfortable with. With Ubuntu Feisty Fawn's latest test beta --for the first time ever-- this was not the case. I was up and running with all the niceties I wanted within 2 hours.
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RE[4]: Upstart
by Darkelve on Mon 19th Mar 2007 09:42 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Upstart"
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"As I already wrote in the article, ubuntu starts much faster than in older versions."

Yes, but what I wanted to know is whether this is thanks to Upstart (meaning: upstart is the default), or because of other improvements to the boot process (meaning: upstart is not the default).

And aside from the boot time, upstart is supposed to have other advantages such as when working with removable devices.

Edited 2007-03-19 09:44

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