[linux-audio-user] gnome-terminal performance

Florin Andrei florin at andrei.myip.org
Sat Jul 31 15:34:23 EDT 2004

On Sat, 2004-07-31 at 12:30, Chris Pickett wrote:
> Florin Andrei wrote:
> > 
> > http://mail.gnome.org/archives/gnome-list/2004-July/thread.html#00071
> > 
> > Am i crazy? Am i the only one who thinks that the current incarnation of
> > gnome-terminal is slow and a resource hog?
> No.  I recently tried just about every terminal I could get my hands on, 
> and settled on using aterm like this:
> aterm -bg black -fg white +sb -tr -sh 15 -sl 10000 -si -sk -fn 8x13 -ls 
> -geometry 80x36

Nice. But it seems focused on "cute" features such as transparent
background and such.


Are you sure it's the fastest, leanest one?

> and I have room for four of them at once not overlapping.

Ahhh... I fondly remember the days when i could do that with
For some obscure reason, no matter how much i tweak it, i can't get it
nowadays to occupy exactly 1/4 of my screen (with two 24 pix control
panels on top and at the bottom of the screen).

Florin Andrei


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