Subject: Re: KDE3 - jsut to make sure
To: Andrew Gillham <>
From: David Laight <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 04/07/2003 18:42:02
> > i tried it on P133 with 192MB RAM, RAM is more than enough but it's
> > incredibly slow.
> You should probably only consider running modern applications on modern
> hardware.  Obviously if you compare apps that run "fast" on a P133 to
> something like KDE3, then KDE3 looks like a big slow pig.

Even CDE was unusable on anything less than a P266 with accelerated
graphics and 128MB RAM.
KDE3 will definitely be a very sick pig on anything old!

Go and buy the cheapest new system you can find!


David Laight: