[rescue] Sun ultra 5 questions

jdboyd at jdboyd.zill.net jdboyd at jdboyd.zill.net
Sat Dec 20 18:08:25 CST 2003

On Wed, Nov 26, 2003 at 04:25:01PM -0500, Linc Fessenden wrote:

> Hmpf..  I sit in front of a 128 meg Slackware box (400 or 700mhz
> intel) and use Mozilla and OO all day long.  No problems here.  You think
> it might be related to the WM you are using?  Some of them like Gnome and
> KDE are real resource hogs.  I use XFCE.

I use windowmaker at work.  There is still gnome stuff running like
bonobo, but the memory used by the various gnome components pails in
comparison to what Mozilla uses.

Thing is, it shouldn't take all that much memory to do web surfing, even
with 30 pages open at once, all that well.

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