Subject: Re: HEADS UP: XFree86 4.x now default for i386 and x86_64 ports
To: Brian A. Seklecki <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 07/05/2002 08:30:55
> ...disable every module possible in the config.  the X3 process was ~6 meg
> on my box, the X4 process is > 15Meg.  bloatware at it's finest.

IIRC the rumors this is due to the former excluding the actual framebuffer,
while the later includes it.

Never looked for details myself though...