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From: "b.n." <brullonulla@...>
Subject: Re: CD player recommendations ??
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2007 20:26:35 +0000
Uwe Thiem ha scritto:
> On 11 January 2007 10:38, JT Justman wrote:
>> b.n. wrote:
>>> I wasn't aware of this, I must confess. Is there any way to prevent it,
>>> so that when you close the app, it cleans the libs from memory? On my
>>> main desktop is not a problem, but it would be nice to know just in case.
>> Not sure how the cleanup works, but these things will just get paged off
>> to swap if you aren't using them. I wouldn't worry about it unless swap
>> is at a premium.
> 
> The original poster must be kidding, and you are guessing, right?
> 
> As soon as a library isn't used by any application any more, the memory it 
> occupies is freed. Of course, it might still be cached - but that doesn't 
> hurt at all.

Ok, that's what *I* did know.
Now, who is right? :)

m.
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