1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

A First Look At The Ubuntu 12.04 Performance

Michael Larabel

Published on 13 February 2012
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 2 of 5 - 6 Comments

The Ubuntu Bootchart results for Ubuntu Linux 10.10, 11.04, 11.10, and the 12.04 LTS snapshot from early February.


From this Intel Core i7 mobile system the Ubuntu 10.10 release booted in 15.54 seconds, Ubuntu 11.04 in 15.93 seconds, Ubuntu 11.10 in 12.34 seconds, and the Ubuntu 12.04 snapshot booted in 11.34 seconds. After Ubuntu's boot speed has been regressing on many systems since the Ubuntu 10.04 LTS days, Canonical decided to work on the boot speed for 12.04. On this notebook backed by a Core i7 CPU and a speedy Intel SSD the Precise Pangolin is booting a bit faster, but we will see how it goes when testing Ubuntu 12.04 on a wide-range of systems.

Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. Intel Pentium G3258 On Linux
  2. SilverStone Precision PS10
  3. ASRock Z97 Extreme6
  4. Nouveau Re-Clocking Is Way Faster, Shows Much Progress For Open-Source NVIDIA
Latest Linux Articles
  1. X.Org Server 1.16 Officially Released With Terrific Features
  2. Ubuntu With Linux 3.16 Smashes OS X 10.9.4 On The MacBook Air
  3. Preview: Benchmarking CentOS 7.0 & Scientific Linux 7.0
  4. Linux 3.16 File-System Tests On A Hard Drive
Latest Linux News
  1. Raspberry Pi B+ ARM Debian Benchmarks
  2. Mozilla Unleashes Firefox 31 Web Browser
  3. GCC 5.0 Is Expected Next Year
  4. PHP5's Successor Might Be PHP7
  5. AMD "Hawaii" Open-Source GPU Acceleration Still Not Working Right
  6. AMDKFD Driver Still Evolving For Open-Source HSA On Linux
  7. GStreamer 1.4.0 Released; OpenGL Improvements, New Features
  8. New Intel GLAMOR Code Is Taking Shape & Running Fast
  9. LLVM 3.5 Gets A Tentative Release Date
  10. EFF Aims To Launch An Open Wireless Router
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. AMD "Hawaii" Open-Source GPU Acceleration Still Not Working Right
  2. Next-Gen OpenGL To Be Announced Next Month
  3. Ubuntu With Linux 3.16 Smashes OS X 10.9.4 On The MacBook Air
  4. Updated and Optimized Ubuntu Free Graphics Drivers
  5. AMD Publishes Open-Source Linux HSA Kernel Driver
  6. KDE Plasma 5 Officially Released
  7. Vote For GOG To Make Galaxy Open Source
  8. TSC Problem on Gigabyte GA-X79-UP4 (rev 1.1)