Matthias Clasen wrote:
On Mon, 2008-04-07 at 02:48 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
Of note is the fact that the new GDM loads up the default desktop
wallpaper and it seems that a fancy wallpaper with animations and
effects would really slow down the GDM load time which is not a nice
user experience since the whole system feels slow at that point. If my
guess is right, keeping the wallpaper very simple is the way to go.
Animated backgrounds should not be significantly slower at initial
loading, unless you make them change at sub-second rate...
I haven't really run any benchmarks or anything but the new GDM does
seem to load slower on a few systems I am running rawhide on including
this laptop. If you need any more information that can help fix it, let
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