Comment 16 for bug 1835660

tom (tombuntus) wrote :

Boot lz4
Startup finished in 6.907s (firmware) + 8.338s (loader) + 2.595s (kernel) + 3.705s (userspace) = 21.547s
graphical.target reached after 3.695s in userspace

Boot gzip
Startup finished in 7.799s (firmware) + 8.070s (loader) + 3.562s (kernel) + 10.306s (userspace) = 29.739s
graphical.target reached after 10.162s in userspace

This is why developers switched to lz4!

It's really weird that vmclark is getting faster boot with gzip. It seems like a spinning hard drive and some other weird configurations are to blame.