ps_mem script

Baurzhan Muftakhidinov baurthefirst at
Fri Sep 23 14:28:19 CEST 2011

> Hi,
> This script is great ! I run it on my notebook to check for memory footprint and the conclusion is Xfce rock !! You can install Xfce on a old 256MB RAM PC.
> Yeah I know that you all know that but ... it still great to have a nice DE that run smooth with few RAM !!
> I put my tests on the wiki :
> Have a nice day,
>     mhtrinh
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I tried to run Xfce4-based custom Debian LiveCD. Without swap, in qemu.
It works, basically, but Iceweasel gets killed by OOM every time you
try to start it.

So, problem is not in DE itself, but in applications like browser;)
IMHO, of course.

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