Posted Jul 29, 2007 21:35 UTC (Sun) by njs
In reply to: Bloat
Parent article: Still waiting for swap prefetch
>Perhaps the key developers should be given a $1,500 budget to buy their workstation with
Err... you can get 2GB of memory for < $100 these days. From a glance at dell.com, right now $550 low-end desktops come with 1GB of memory default, and $750 ones with 2GB. There are still real cases where memory is limited (embedded devices, OLPC, people living in non first-world countries, ...), but your scale seems a bit miscalibrated.
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