Clear the computer's memory?
Jhair Tocancipa Triana
jhair_tocancipa at gmx.net
Thu Mar 30 11:21:05 UTC 2006
Daniel Carrera <daniel.carrera at zmsl.com> writes:
> Michael V. De Palatis wrote:
>> Yes, of course Firefox. Firefox is probably the WORST application used
>> on a day to day basis in terms of memory wastage. I've stopped using
>> it for that very reason.
> Yes. I don't understand how closing Firefox can give me back 200MB of
> RAM! That doesn't make sense at all. Firefox itself is what, 5MB? All
> I can guess is that it stores every page I visit in memory, which is
It is known that firefox uncompresses and loads every image you have
open in memory, no matter if the image is invisible at the moment
(e.g. in a different tab).
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