[rescue] NeXTSTEP or OPENSTEP?
lionel4287 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 10 14:34:17 CDT 2014
You are missing the obvious - WinXP has 14 years of patches & updates, Win7
and Win8 not so much...
> On Aug 10, 2014, at 2:28 PM, adh at an.bradford.ma.us (Sandwich Maker) wrote:
> " From: Lionel Peterson <lionel4287 at gmail.com>
> " There are embedded versions of Win 7 and 8:
> " Win7:
> " Win8:
> 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)
> " >
> " > 
> " >
> " > 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.
> Andrew Hay the genius nature
> internet rambler is to see what all have seen
> adh at an.bradford.ma.us and think what none thought
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