Subject: Re: What will the system be if thers's little /tmp space?
To: Aaron J. Grier <>
From: John Nemeth <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 04/10/2006 23:25:15
On Aug 31,  5:38pm, "Aaron J. Grier" wrote:
} On Tue, Apr 11, 2006 at 12:28:13PM +0800, Xianwen Chen wrote:
} >     I wanna run X and Opera in my poor Laptop with 50MHz Intel 486
} > CPU,8 MB RAM and 170 MB HDD.
} > 
} >     Would it be possible?
} for 3.0, base + etc + xbase + xetc + xfont + xserver is at least 141MB,
} which leaves 29MB for swap and opera, which I don't believe is
} sufficient.

     Add to that, given the speed of the processor and the ammount of
memory, you would have to have the patience of a buddist monk.  That is
just not a reasonable system for that task.

}-- End of excerpt from "Aaron J. Grier"