GDM Splash Screen Question

Nicolas Mailhot nicolas.mailhot at
Wed Jan 3 16:36:40 UTC 2007

Le Mer 3 janvier 2007 17:19, David Zeuthen a écrit :
> On Wed, 2007-01-03 at 17:58 +0200, Nicu Buculei wrote:
>> David Zeuthen wrote:
>> >>
>> >> The GNOME splash screen has been disabled upstream intentionally.
>> >
>> > True. We might look at enabling for live CD due to the fact that it
>> > takes, sometimes, several minutes for the desktop session to start.
>> Indeed, it was one of the big annoyances of the live CD. This part of
>> the boot process felt very slow compared with other live CDs.
> Yeah. IIRC, it started becoming really slow (as opposed to just slow)
> when we added SCIM; probably worth profiling / filing bugs.
> For example, for English and most European locales input methods are not
> needed at all

Actually XKB can not do some nice-to-have things even for latin locales,
and averyone could use a fast SCIM


Nicolas Mailhot

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