[ubuntu-za] Controlling Memory Hogs on Ubuntu

David Robert Lewis ethnopunk at telkomsa.net
Tue Jul 7 09:50:53 BST 2009


Hi,

Is there any way to control the amount of Ram an application uses? Can I 
restrict individual applications like Firefox, and stop them from taking 
over all available Ram? I remember this was one of the features of the 
Apple desktop, but it seems to be unavailable for Linux?

Thanks,

-D

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