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jansen [Programs that start with each session]
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   * Tracker - the Gnome 3 search tool. There are 3 services running and since tracker tries to index all files, including those on network disks, it will be slow, and its cache and index (in home) will be large.\\ Note: see below.   * Tracker - the Gnome 3 search tool. There are 3 services running and since tracker tries to index all files, including those on network disks, it will be slow, and its cache and index (in home) will be large.\\ Note: see below.
   * Zeitgeist-datahub - Another search/​history tool in GNOME and Cinnamon. Can be useful, if used (similar to the search features in Google Now and Apple'​s Spotlight, including searching recent files, recent apps, web history etc). But if you don't use it, it is a waste of memory.   * Zeitgeist-datahub - Another search/​history tool in GNOME and Cinnamon. Can be useful, if used (similar to the search features in Google Now and Apple'​s Spotlight, including searching recent files, recent apps, web history etc). But if you don't use it, it is a waste of memory.
 +  * Skype - this service adds a quick-start icon for skype, but you can disable it and start skype from the menu, to save some memory and startup time
   * Depending on your desktop choices, there may be duplicates in the session, eg: screensavers for Gnome, and for Mate. Disable whatever you don't use to speed things up a bit.    * Depending on your desktop choices, there may be duplicates in the session, eg: screensavers for Gnome, and for Mate. Disable whatever you don't use to speed things up a bit. 
  
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