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Re: Debian 5.0 & 64 bits



On Sun, 13 Dec 2009 19:50:10 -0800
Kelly Clowers <kelly.clowers@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Dec 13, 2009 at 17:40, Celejar <celejar@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Sun, 13 Dec 2009 01:56:28 -0600
> > Mark Allums <mark@allums.com> wrote:
> >
> > ...
> >
> >> It has triple-channel memory, and I have 12 GB.  This is about 10 GB
> >> more than Debian needs, unless you are doing a lot of virtual server
> >
> > 11.5 GB, at least ;)  I used to (as recently as about a year ago) run
> > with 512 MB, quite happily. I upgraded to my current 2 GB when I
> > stumbled across a good deal on RAM, but I'm still not sure that I can
> > really see the difference.
> 
> Personally, I like my 4 gigs; running Awesome WM with terminals
> and 2 instances of Gecko browsers, each with a plethora of tabs,
> I barely touch the swap space.

Well, right now I have IW open with about three dozen tabs, Xfce
Terminal with eight, Liferea, and Sylpheed (running Xfce4):

~$ free
             total       used       free     shared    buffers     cached
Mem:       2067120    1769876     297244          0     165312    1123816
-/+ buffers/cache:     480748    1586372
Swap:      1949688     276076    1673612

Celejar
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