Kubuntu uses too much memory. What is the cause?
dotancohen at gmail.com
Sat Jun 13 18:52:56 UTC 2009
> I'm only running a small number of applications. If everything is ok with the
> software, these are the only solutions. I'll probably buy some memory. It's
> pretty cheap these days.
Reading this thread, I am not convinced that everything is alright
with the software, nor am I convinced that everything is alright with
Try running memtest one night, to ensure that your RAM is fine. If so,
then please post this question to the KDE list as 2 GB is plenty of
RAM, even half a GB should be enough for the usage that you describe.
Throwing hardware at the problem is a workaround, not a fix. And if
there are memory leaks in Amarok or Kontact, they need to be fixed.
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