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  1. sidetone

    Other Window Manager Resident RAM usage

    This is for the RES (resident memory) RAM usage of window managers (from my computer in August 2021). The top command was used to get these numbers. Window Manager Residential Memory in MB MCWM (+xterm) 2.6 (+14) BSPWM (+sxhkd) 3.4 (+2.9) TinyWM 3.7 EvilWM 4.1 JWM (no dependency...
  2. I

    Can't boot up a machine with replaced memory cards

    I bought and replaced some new memory cards (PC4-25600) for a notebook PC (NEC, purchased in Japan) already running FreeBSD. The RAM cards fitted perfected into the slots. However, upon turning on, FreeBSD does not boot up and the screen is blank. I don't think it is even getting through the...
  3. grahamperrin

    FreeBSD-provided disk images: problems with UFS, fsck_ufs (fsck_ffs(8)); partition sizes …

    Why not ZFS by default? Images are compressed before distribution. I assume that compression is very effective for: non-used space (free, never used) in file systems non-used swap space. Why is there so little free space in the file system for the base OS? Why is so little of the disk given...
  4. macondo

    Other IceWM and Ratpoison using too much ram

    In Devuan and Slackware the amount of ram used with these window managers, is half than used in FreeBSD. What gives?
  5. Dogers

    Solved Question about different RAM usage displayed.

    Greetings to everyone. I post here because I wanted to get an answer about something I found weird. I run 12.0-RELEASE-p7 GENERIC amd64 as my main desktop machine using KDE-5, and by checking ram usage with some app, I get different results, here's a screenshot of the issue : Ksysguard gives...
  6. A

    Arch or FreeBSD which is the best in ram consumption?

    Hi , i'am not speak english , i'ts not my language , so sorry by mistakes in english. The title of this topic is my question , i'am a user of arch and that system Rolling Realese is awesome to keep the ram on 400MB~ using i3wm with chromium and others applications. I'm testing the FreeBSD on a...
  7. S

    ZFS 11.0p9 vs. 10.0p18 - Expected differences?

    All, Notably compression may be handled differently between the two, however wanted to know if anyone has reference or opinion as to whether one would expect these two issues that I've noticed: 1) difference in "consumption" and 2) constant creeping into swap space. * consumption * Noticed...
  8. coyote_zed

    ram usage

    I am new to FreeBSD and have recently installed it on my Laptop that has 16 Gb of ram. I chose to use ZFS for the hdd and installed mate for my desktop environment. I've noticed that at times the machine will be using over 90 percent of the ram ... typically after I've mounted and external hard...
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