Re: x-windows on 386 4mb ram

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Fri Nov 17 2000 - 21:14:49 CET

On Fri, Nov 17, 2000 at 01:02:31PM -0500, Brett Carroll nicely wrote:
> X-Windows runs really slow on my 386 4mb ram machine....
> any way to speed it up a little without adding more memory?

X is know to be resource-consuming. It is a true network server,
not a simple GUI, in the MS concept. I think your 386 will run
slowly also with more RAM!


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