Not sure what we can do to make sure every distro takes the actions necessary to get the best performance out of GNOME, I guess there's always the process of filing bugs.
Friday, March 31, 2006
Make sure to use the Icon Cache
It's sad when people take great efforts to optimize the memory usage of a program, only to have the optimization not used. It seems like, due to a packaging bug, Ubuntu isn't taking advantage of GTK's icon cache, wasting 300 kb per process.