[linux-elitists] Konqueror (was: Microsoft prizes for rat finks)

Aaron Lehmann aaronl@vitelus.com
Tue May 8 10:48:28 PDT 2001


On Tue, May 08, 2001 at 09:27:09AM -0700, Rick Moen wrote:
> Keybindings are sometimes a bit jarring, but likewise OK.

They're configurable.

> RAM usage?  <grumble>  Look at all those damned kdeinit processes....
> Plus one kfmexec, and "kdesud".  Total RSS = about 65 MB.  About 80MB
> with four windows open.

As you probably know, RSS is for the most part irrelevent. konqueror/kde
follow the java braindamage of extreme threading. Just because they
fork instead of using, say, pthreads, doesn't mean that most of the
memory between them isn't shared (copy-on-write...).



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