Re: [As-users] How to make afterstep more reactive

Fabrice Ilponse (
Fri, 08 Apr 2005 17:24:55 +0200

Jason Day wrote:

>I was having lots of speed problems with 2.0.1.  It turned out the files
>in my ~/.afterstep directory were out of date.  I copied the latest
>files from /usr/share/afterstep to ~/.afterstep, edited to my
>preferences, and got a *substantial* speed increase.
Already done.

>Also, there was a problem with the Animate module that was causing
>slowness with menus.  I think this was fixed in 2.0.4, or you might try
>stopping the Animate module and see if it makes any difference.
Already done :)
I'm wondering if afterstep access the configuration files once or any 
time while running?
I'm asking because my .afterstep is on a raid system that's VERY slow 
even in reading.


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