Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 28th Oct 2008 10:51 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu With the release of Ubuntu 8.10 only a few days away, Phoronix decided to take a look at the performance figures over the past releases - from Ubuntu 7.04 to Ubuntu 8.10. Phoronix used its own extensive test suite on fresh installations, with the same parameters, on the identical hardware. The results are rather surprising. Update: I've added some more information about this, gathered from the Ubuntu mailing list. You can find it in the 'read more'.
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RE: Comment by Kroc
by Gone fishing on Tue 28th Oct 2008 17:22 UTC in reply to "Comment by Kroc"
Gone fishing
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2006-02-22

I find Ubuntu gets more and more pleasant to use each year.


I think I'm almost an Ubuntu fanboy, however, Interpid does seem a touch slower to me - however, I don't mind a marginal drop in performance if the overall experience improves with every release.

Of more concern are the bugs that creep in usually not show stoppers but...

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