[linux-elitists] WindowManagers

Jim Richardson warlock@eskimo.com
Thu Jan 8 00:41:15 PST 2004


On Thu, Jan 08, 2004 at 07:21:59PM +1100, Jeff Waugh wrote:
><quote who="Jim Richardson">
>
>> The number I used for comparison, was the one that shows up under ps, the
>> column labled VSZ, which is the total amount of virtual memory used by the
>> process. It's not perfect, but it's a place to start.
>
>Hrm, kind of. Just because I run this one:
>
>> metacity                11788
>
>Mine is hits 12.4MB, but 10.6MB is shared. So, not too shabby at all.
>

I had 5704K shared, but that's probably because I wasn't running GNOME
or something. 

Shared is nice, but only if something *else* is sharing it, right? 

-- 
Jim Richardson     http://www.eskimo.com/~warlock
All life is a conjugation of the verb "to eat"
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