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I have no idea why my Ubuntu boots so slowly. I finally decided to try to optimize with e4rat but it hasn't helped. I've run bootchart, and I can't understand it - there's just a gap there. Anyone have any idea how to read this?enter image description here

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ideally, someone could write a general "how to interpret bootchart output" answer for this and another related question: askubuntu.com/questions/337612/… –  amc Aug 26 '13 at 20:36
on your screenshot it seem like your Kernel is not updated: Isn't the latest 12.04 without HWE "" ? –  TiloBunt Aug 26 '13 at 21:18
@amc that would be very helpful. –  Dave Aug 27 '13 at 0:13
@TiloBunt I ran apt-get update && apt-get upgrade before doing anything. –  Dave Aug 27 '13 at 0:14
For kernel-updates you need sudo apt-get dist-upgrade –  guntbert Sep 6 '13 at 15:14

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