Tuesday, May 25, 2004

I've been using kopete that comes bundled with Suse 9.0. Its pretty old I guess, and really unreliable. It has most of the features that I would want from such software, but it crashes too often. Overall, on a dual 500 Mhz PC with a gig of ram, Suse 9.0 seems a bit slow. KDE takes too long to load. These systems are getting old but a dual 500 Mhz system should have some decent performance.

I'm installing Suse 9.1 which has KDE 3.2 on it. That should be interesting because a number of articles had said that there was a marked improvement in performance and load times for KDE 3.2. Hopefully this will improve performance on these PC's.

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...