Rasmus’ 30 second AJAX Tutorial

6 02 2006

I find a lot of this AJAX stuff a bit of a hype. Lots of people have
been using similar things long before it became “AJAX?. And it really
isn’t as complicated as a lot of people make it out to be. Here is a
simple example from one of my apps…..

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memory usage on Linux

6 02 2006

This entry is for those people who have ever wondered, “Why the hell is a simple KDE text editor taking up 25 megabytes of memory?” Many people are led to believe that many Linux applications, especially KDE or Gnome programs, are “bloated” based solely upon what tools like ps report. While this may or may not be true, depending on the program, it is not generally true — many programs are much more memory efficient than they seem.

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