operating systems

From: PG Manney <manney_at_nwohio.com>
Date: Fri Jan 2 14:01:41 1998

>When I first ran winders it was on a 386/16 with 4mb of ram
> it seemed fast enough to do a lot of useful work.
> Allison

Well, yeah. But, that was when a Winders program came on a couple of
floppies, before the code -- and graphics -- bloat. A program, then, did
less and had less junk (toolbars and suchlike).

Still, some things _have_ improved in speed. My Corel Draw 3 on my laptop
handles text in a rather leisurely fashion, wheras Corel Draw 7 is quite

Received on Fri Jan 02 1998 - 14:01:41 GMT

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