[mythtv-users] SSDs and Myth frontends ?

Dan Wilga mythtv-users2 at dwilga-linux1.amherst.edu
Fri Sep 17 13:34:16 UTC 2010

On 9/17/10 9:26 AM, Dave Richardson wrote:
> Yeah, well, as I say, Firefox seems to be the only app from Mythbuntu
> install that lurches - which might be attributed to how Mozilla elected to
> reference the file system libs, or the nature of browsing (lots of little
> files), or who knows.  I'm fairly sure my SDD was formatted as EXT3 or
> EXT4, I didn't change the Mythbuntu 10.04 default OS format.
You might try moving your ~/.mozilla directory into /dev/shm and using a 
symlink in the old location. If this improves the speed, then you know 
that the reason is the per-user cache reads or writes. If it doesn't, 
then it must be the static files that are stored in /usr/share or wherever.

Dan Wilga                                                        "Ook."

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