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Author Topic: preload and vector?  (Read 931 times)

danthemannewtolinux

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preload and vector?
« on: March 15, 2012, 04:03:29 pm »

Does anyone know if the program preload will benefit boot time or application switching in vector? I have it downloaded but didn't try it yet until I find out if it would be beneficial to try...??
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pierce.jason

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Re: preload and vector?
« Reply #1 on: March 19, 2012, 08:12:24 pm »

What is this program? I've never heard of it...
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stretchedthin

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Re: preload and vector?
« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2012, 09:58:28 pm »

Preload speeds up applications launch time.

http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/speed-up-your-linux-system.html

I've had preload installed for some time now, (version 0.6.4) not sure how measurable the effects are. 
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