Re: Memory Issues
- From: Gourdin <gourdin rainman avenda net>
- To: Oleg <oleg benya com>
- Cc: gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Memory Issues
- Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2000 17:03:28 +0100 (CET)
i got 256 Meg of ram, and mozilla / gnome / xmms / sawfish / + mass emacs + otehr soft + seti home + ... ...
no problem... !
> I've found that Mozilla is a massive memory hog. I'm seeing the same
> problems you are and I have 256 MB RAM.
> On Wed, 20 Dec 2000, Poletti, Don wrote:
> > I'm having performance problems on my machine and I'm 99%
> > sure its due to memory issues. I have 64Megs of Ram. But when
> > I run Galeon or Mozilla My machine starts swapping like mad
> > and changing windows talks 5 seconds or more. Using Gtop
> > I found that Galeon uses 80megs and Mozilla 0.6 was using
> > 130Megs! In both cases that was just to launch and display
> > Google's home page. No wonder my machine was crawling.
> > What are my alternatives. I find this very annoying since
> > IE does need nearly so much ram so this makes Linux/Gnome
> > crawl compared with windows running on the same hardware doing
> > similar tasks.
> > While I'm on a rant it look likes XMMS takes like 10-15 megs
> > Is it just me or does this seem way excessive.
> > This will effectively keep me from using Linux/Gnome since
> > it less than half the speed of windows on my machine.
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