Linux laptops, revisited (can any sleep like my PowerBook does?)
jtanium at gmail.com
Mon Jan 21 14:02:14 MST 2008
Or, install Linux ;-)
On Jan 21, 2008 1:57 PM, Jonathan Duncan <jonathan at bluesunhosting.com> wrote:
> On 21 Jan 2008, at 13:18, Jason Edwards wrote:
> > I've checked and recheck many times. I don't run any widgets in
> > Dashboard. I don't have any icons on the desktop (the window server
> > has to draw a window for each icon, even when you can't see them!). I
> > also don't let any third party apps put anything in the menubar
> > (because it slows down redraws). I only have iTerm, Firefox, Mail,
> > iTunes, and Eclipse open. In the background I've got MySQL and
> > Mongrel (app server for Ruby on Rails). I rarely have any swapspace
> > in use. I suppose I could reboot everyday, but I like to pretend OS X
> > is better than Windows.
> I would give AppleCare a call. They have been quite helpful for me in
> the past.
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