Subject: Re: X & xterm on low-mem machine
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/21/2001 21:04:07
On Sat, Jul 21, 2001 at 06:03:00PM +0200, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> >
> > You may want to recompile XF86_SVGA to only include the driver you need.
> > I don't exactly know how to do it but I think it's explained in the
> > xsrc sources.
> i know but will it save memory? IMHO on demand-paged system like NetBSD
> only needed code will be loaded.

It can save a bit of memory anyway, in a page there can be code you need and
code you don't need.

Manuel Bouyer <>