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Old 11-09-2005, 09:59 AM   #1
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mandriva 2006

hi all ,

i don't know why but i have a feeling that mandriva 2006 is a much slower than 2005 LE , ??? is that right ?? do any body feel this ??

i wanted to ask also wether any body know why i can't use my laptop wireless device to connect to the internet while running on battery ??

thanks ,
Old 11-09-2005, 10:19 AM   #2
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Strange. I have not tried 2006, but all other accounts I have read from others say the oposite: 2006 should be faster, and boot faster, than 2005.

Old 11-09-2005, 10:32 AM   #3
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2006 certainly seems faster for me and its boot time is faster than that of 2005LE and Suse 10 on my machine.
Old 11-09-2005, 12:32 PM   #4
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Are you using the official release? Because if you are using one of the betas or an RC, then it may still be slow. I love how fast it boots and how much more responsive the whole OS is now that I've moved to 2006
Old 11-09-2005, 01:25 PM   #5
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i don't know why it is slower than 2005 LE in opening applications , well it's right that it boots faster but it still slow in general ( at least that is how do i see it ... )

plz , any body know how to use the wireless device while running on the battery ... .. .

thanks alot ,
Old 11-09-2005, 07:28 PM   #6
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Do you have Kat running? Kat really eats up cpu cycles and memory, I uninstalled it as I do not need it. They have definitely compressed the boot cycle and maybe it might be a little faster I'm not sure about that though.


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