Debian : Touchscreen calibration

Mark Brown broonie at
Fri Aug 15 12:22:16 CEST 2008

On Fri, Aug 15, 2008 at 11:12:58AM +0100, Andy Green wrote:

> I use Debian in runlevel 3 at the moment, I noticed the initscripts are
> pretty slow.  Are there alternative initscript systems around already in
> Debian like upstart to allow parallelization?  It seems to me this is
> "low hanging fruit" that can be improved, especially if you have a free
> hand with a fresh OS.

Debian packages pretty much everything out there, including a whole 
swathe of init systems.  Note also that the default shell in Debian is 
bash so switching /bin/sh to dash or similar can also be a substantial
win on slower machines.

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