Ben wrote:
> Hi all,
> My system is running Intel Pentium 500MHz with 80MB RAM. I have NT4
> and RedHat8 installed on my system. I noticed windows performs much
> faster than X in RedHat. The applications takes a bit longer to load
> under linux as compared to in NT. I use 160MB swap space for linux.
> What seems to be the problem? Why is there a difference in
> performance? And sometimes Netscape closes by itself under my linux X.
>
> Any suggestions for improving performance?
>


Make sure you have the correct graphics card driver
specified in X. If your video card is not supported and you
have to run the frame buffer driver, you performance will
suffer.