From: Bruce Smith <bws@ar...> - 2003-09-30 15:44:28
> from a post on slashdot.org, please take a look at this.
I saw that article and thought about it at the time.
For DL, I think starting rc scripts in parallel would actually make it
The slowest part of the DL boot process is the slow speed of a CD drive
and a floppy. On VMware with the CD and floppy both set to ISO images,
it boots REALLY FAST! :-)
Back to the point, I believe running start scripts in parallel on a CD
would cause the CD to thrash, slowing down the boot process even more.
It might speed up a USB media boot, but I don't think it would help very