Originally Published: Monday, 15 November 1999 Author: Rob Thomas
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Boosting your Penguin Power

This article at PC World discusses recompiling your kernel and optimizing it for performance, speed, and usability. Although the kernel that comes with a new installation is decent, it usually is compiled as a lowest common denominator, so recompiling is generally a good idea.