Gnutella Network Scaling
schaffer at optonline.net
Mon Apr 9 12:08:40 MDT 2001
> Bearshare seemed to work reasonably well for me. I have been told
> that the best of the Windoze bunch is Limewire. But it's pure Java
> so you need a fair bit of computer horsepower to run it well.
just downloaded and installed LimeWire, and it seems to be a fine
re/ Java apps: Java is a bear on slow machines with minimal memory,
just impossible. on a dual 800 MHz with 512 Mb of RAM, it actually is
a platform worth programming on. which means, i don't understand how
many people can put up with java in ordinary use.
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