[rescue] Mozilla Firefox
Charles Shannon Hendrix
shannon at widomaker.com
Thu Apr 22 19:53:04 CDT 2004
Thu, 22 Apr 2004 @ 17:25 -0500, Jonathan C. Patschke said:
> On Thu, 22 Apr 2004, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> > Each application startup on my system does dozens to hundreds of calls
> > to open(), the majority of which fail. It's a blind path search.
> I bet that's all sorts of fun over NFS.
I misspoke: it uses stat() to do the path search. But yeah, that's
probably expensive in terms of network chatter.
Hmmm... it's tempting to put a copy of the gnome libraries on my NFS
server, and set LD_LIBRARY_PATH and test that theory.
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philosophy, but not philosophers." ]
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