The Linux desktop may soon be a lot faster

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Nov 17, 2010 10:42 AM EDT
ComputerWorld; By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
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Linux is fast. That's why 90%+ of the Top 500 fastest supercomputers run it. What some people don't realize is that Linux is much better at delivering speed for servers and supercomputers than it is on the desktop. That was by design. But over the last few years, there's been more interest in delivering fast desktop performance. Now there's a Linux kernel patch that may give you a faster, much faster, desktop experience.

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The last time I patched a Kernel helios 4 605 Nov 17, 2010 11:05 PM

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