[rescue] NeXTSTEP or OPENSTEP?

Sandwich Maker adh at an.bradford.ma.us
Sun Aug 10 14:28:36 CDT 2014

" From: Lionel Peterson <lionel4287 at gmail.com>
" There are embedded versions of Win 7 and 8:
" Win7:
" http://www.microsoft.com/windowsembedded/en-us/windows-embedded-standard-7.aspx
" Win8:
" http://www.microsoft.com/windowsembedded/en-us/windows-embedded-8-standard.aspx

another fine theory shot down by facts...

the w7 machine is an acer while the xp machine is a thinkpad.  driver

or maybe they sched w7/w8 embedded to restart daily?

we're running pretty much the same apps on both.

" > On Aug 10, 2014, at 12:26 PM, adh at an.bradford.ma.us (Sandwich Maker) wrote:
" >
" > []
" >
" > but -- i can leave my xp notebook on for weeks without problems,
" > though firefox memory leaks demand a kill and restart every once in a
" > while.  my gf's w7 notebook suffers from what i'm guessing are kernel
" > memory leaks, because only a restart will reclaim the memory, and it
" > needs them weekly or so.  and this is not running as an admin.
" >
" > i conjecture it's down to xp embedded, which -has- to run and run and
" > run, and memory leaks are not tolerable.
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