[arch-general] Is preload really working ??

Nilesh Govindarajan lists at itech7.com
Thu May 6 16:40:02 CEST 2010

On 05/06/2010 01:58 PM, Johannes Held wrote:
> solsTiCe d'Hiver<solstice.dhiver at gmail.com>:
>> One of the ways to speed up firefox is to put your ~/.mozilla in a tmpfs
>> (doing it the right way, else you loose your data). This have been
>> discussed somewhere I think.
>> How else ?
> You mean that wikientry?
> http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Speed-up_Firefox_using_tmpfs

I did this to test how well tmpfs works for me:

mv .mozilla /dev/shm/moz
ln -s /dev/shm/moz .mozilla

There was some difference, but not too much as expected.

Nilesh Govindarajan
Site & Server Administrator
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