Monthly Archives: April 2007

GNOME 2.18 – underwhelmed?

At, I just read an article about the new GNOME 2.18 release (although 2.18.1 was just released). the line that caught my attention is the following: “[..] I’m underwhelmed at the changes between 2.16 and 2.18. It’s a solid … Continue reading

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OOM killer feature in OS X

Yesterday, I was playing with software that eats memory. Lots of memory. It’s the 3D analysis software Volocity. I loaded a pretty big image (basically several M per Z, and then several hundreds Zs), and made the mistake of trying … Continue reading

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