See also: Initiatives/MemoryReduction and Initiatives/GnomePerformance/Sleep

Mailing list

List page for performance-list@gnome.org

Concrete problems

Unconfirmed

TODO: cleanup this list for items that are obsolete. Ask the relevant persons for a status update if needed.

  • Evolution takes too long to switch between components. Cecilia Gonz├ílez from the Women's Summer Outreach Program is looking into this.
  • Tomboy startup time scales nonlinearly with the number of notes/links, or something like that (11 seconds on Federico's machine).
  • GConf batched requests are not implemented. Cody Russell is working on this.

2006-2010 Ongoing work

TODO: cleanup this list for items that have been fixed. Ask around for updates from the relevant persons as needed.

Profiling Tools

sysprof

  • Sysprof - a tool that helps in findind the functions in which a program uses most of its time

gprof

exmap-console

OProfile

SystemTap

Cairo trace utility (cairo-perf-trace)

References and resources


CategoryOptimization

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