> i recently switched from mandrake to freebsd. i used a second system, > to install freebsd 5.1 (release) on a 15 gb western digital disk. i > installed the whole system without problems and managed to start gdm and > gnome2. everything worked fine and performance (launching gdm, gnome2 > and firebird) was really good (better then mdk :) > > then i moved the disk from the hardware used during install into the > "production" environment which includes VIA 82C8363 (Apollo KT133A) > board, NVidia GeForce2 grafic card (using nvidia native driver for x11), > AMD Duron 750 MHz, 512 mb ram. > > everything worked fine again. BUT: launching gdm needs a lot of time, > same for gnome2. when i start moz-firebird i am unabled to use it for > minutes (!) until it reacts on user events (typing inet adress into > address bar), same for gaim. > i checked the ata settings; the drive is running in udma66 (as > expected). > > cause i am new to *bsd i do not really know where to start or what > further information to provide. any hint/idea would be great !
At any time during the above, did you recompile your kernel? If so, comment out these options from your kernel config and recompile again: options INVARIANTS options INVARIANT_SUPPORT options WITNESS options WITNESS_SKIPSPIN -sc -- Sean Chittenden _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"