Re: RAM and Video speed

Phil (chrome@lcol.net)
Wed, 10 Jun 1998 13:23:01 -0400


-----Original Message-----
From: Gary Dietz <gdietz@wpine.com>
To: Phil <chrome@lcol.net>
Cc: CU-SEEME-L@cornell.edu <CU-SEEME-L@cornell.edu>
Date: Tuesday, June 09, 1998 6:52 AM
Subject: Re: RAM and Video speed

>Phil,
>
>I have no doubt that you had the problems that you did. They certainly can
>relate to environment and other programs running.
>
>But to make a blanket statement that 64Mb is required or you'll crash is
>just not true.

It didn't crash with the color Quickcam. However, I felt that it was
intolerably slow with that cam. I generally recommend 64 megs as a minimum
for any Win95 installation unless it's running strictly business software
without multimedia, then it can be as low as 16 megs.