Problem installing from alternate CD

Phill Whiteside PhillW at
Thu Feb 7 18:06:02 UTC 2013

Hi Lars,

this is at odds with what I see on my VM..

This has my browser open and out of the 512K RAM allocated to it, it still
has ~ 275K cached up. I know owing to registered bug [1] that Chromium has
a memory leak on sites such as the BBC. It is present in Ffox, but to a
less marked degree.



On 7 February 2013 17:42, Lars Noodén <lars.nooden at> wrote:

> On 02/07/2013 07:04 PM, Aere Greenway wrote:
> [snip]
> > 512 Megabytes of RAM used to be the 'gold-standard' for all of the
> > Ubuntu variants, but that, alas, is no longer the case.  And I realize
> > there is little Lubuntu can do to shield us from the ever-increasing
> > memory requirements of the Linux kernel.
> I've been noticing that my low-end daily use is around 1.1 - 1.5 GB RAM
> on AMD64.  That is unfortunate because my machine only has 1GB and I
> have to rely on swap for the rest.  That just with a mail client, a web
> browser, and a chat client.  A second browser and an SIP client add
> further.
> Regards,
> /Lars
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