[bf1942] Slow startup/map change speeds?
andreas.fredriksson at dice.se
Wed Aug 27 02:41:52 EDT 2003
With the BF files in system cache a level loads in a few seconds on my
here at DICE. Reading cold copies from disk will take much longer, as in
The Linux disk cache is a wonderful thing :-)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stewart, John [mailto:johns at artesyncp.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 1:43 AM
> To: 'bf1942 at icculus.org'
> Subject: RE: [bf1942] Slow startup/map change speeds?
> > > Aye, I'm on the latest release, and the machine is pretty
> > decent. Athlon XP
> > > 1600, 256MB memory.
> > Upgrage your memory your crippling the machine putting such a pissy
> > amount of memory in it ( thats less than my 350 PII laptop has ).
> I really don't think that should be necessary. bf1942 only
> uses (currently according to top) 71MB. It's the only thing
> running on the box aside from a small instance of Apache. The
> box ain't swapping.
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