[lkml]   [2000]   [Oct]   [23]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: Topic for discussion: OS Design
On Sun, 22 Oct 2000, Dwayne C . Litzenberger wrote:
> This user also wants a
> smooth GUI, a mouse pointer that doesn't flinch under load,

Try andrea archangeli's VM patches. When I use those patches X gets much
smoother and xmms (with nice -5) never skips. 2.2 VM sucks, film at 11.

> and a small
> enough
> system that he won't have to be swapping all the time (not entirely
> kernel's
> fault).

Huh? RAM is cheap. If 128MB of PC133 isn't enough for you, then it isn't
the kernel's fault, its your bloated apps.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 12:41    [W:0.118 / U:0.692 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site