Subject: Re: Weirdest crash ever... :)
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Rick Kelly <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/28/2002 19:06:02
Peter Seebach said:

>I haven't figured this one out.  It's my laptop, so it doesn't have ECC
>memory.  It started getting really, really, slow - every so often, the xterm
>I had open would suddenly move for a bit, but then it'd freeze up again.
>After about 10 minutes, I gave up.  It's quite possible that Mozilla, which
>was running, somehow managed to peg the machine, but I couldn't hear the
>disk running, so it wasn't thrashing (and anyway, it has plenty of RAM).

Well, Mozilla is a wierd piece of software. Netscape 6.x, which is some
increment of Mozilla, is almost useless. I installed Netscape 6.x on my
Solaris 8 box. That install lasted about 4 hours, and was replaced with
Netscape 4.73.

Rick Kelly