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Re: [K12OSN] Client Ram

On 5/24/07, Robert Arkiletian <robark gmail com> wrote:
On 5/23/07, Terrell Prude' Jr. <microman cmosnetworks com> wrote:
> I've found that you only need 32MB DRAM on your clients.  For several
> years, up to and including today, I run Pentium-166 clients with 32MB
> DRAM, and no, I don't have NFS swap turned on.  Not once has a client
> died on me...and I run a whole lot of Firefox sessions and other things,
> simultaneously, on one client (OpenOffice.org, The GIMP, multiple
> Konqueror sessions, GAIM, etc.).  Remember, this stuff runs on the
> server, not the client.  Heck, I've run ancient Power Mac 5260 and Power
> Mac 5500 clients with 32MB DRAM, and they work just fine.  So you're
> certainly safe with 64MB DRAM in your iPaqs

Curious Terrell, on your 32MB client:
what color depth were you using?

forgot to ask resolution.

what kind of video card were you using?
how much ram did the video card have?
Robert Arkiletian
Eric Hamber Secondary, Vancouver, Canada
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