[linux-elitists] GNOME terminal

Jim Richardson warlock@eskimo.com
Mon Jan 5 10:04:59 PST 2004


On Mon, Jan 05, 2004 at 10:30:48AM +0000, Peter Clay wrote:
>On Sun, 4 Jan 2004, Jim Richardson wrote:
>
>> 
>> Well, been using GNOME for a day, so far, not too bad, although compared
>> to rxvt, GNOME terminal is slow, I mean, annoyingly so. Not enough to
>> say "enough" and shoot it in the head, but enough that it throws me off
>> my stride when typing a message in SLRN (via vim) and then hit :wq y
>> <gpg passphrase> in the quick cadence I am used to. 
>
>Try pterm. Fastest terminal emulator I've used.

Nah, rxvt is plenty fast enough, the question was how to make GNOME
terminal faster. 


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Jim Richardson     http://www.eskimo.com/~warlock
"If you choke a smurf, what color does it turn?"
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