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Re: [vox] XP - bottom line, painful :)
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Re: [vox] XP - bottom line, painful :)

On Fri, 31 Aug 2001, Eric wrote:

> Windows 2000 takes *a lot* of resources, if XP takes
> more, surely *brand new* systems would probably need
> to be purchased with .25-.5 gig of RAM and 800Mhz+
> processors- no kidding. I was getting out of memory
> errors with 256 MB of RAM.
> ERIc

The sub $1000 systems are all above 800mhz, with gigantic disks. The only
difference I see is that most of these come with 64-128mb ram, but ram is
cheaper than stale bread nowadays.


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