Subject: Re: Lisp Machines considered Inferior
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 17 Nov 2002 19:36:08 +0000
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Johannes Grødem
| That's nothing.  My kernel uses nearly half my memory for this thing
| top calls "cache".  It's an outrage.

* Erik Naggum
| Yeah, tell me about it.  I upgraded from 524,288K to 1,048,576K because
| all the memory was in use, but after I upgraded, all the memory is still
| in use.

* Oleg <>
| This is a common newbie question[1]. I'm shocked to learn that none of
| the 40+ O'Reilly books you own clued you in on this! Why don't you
| practice what you preach and RTFM?

  Have you considered the option of getting the joke?  If not, try it now
  and redeem your soul.

Erik Naggum, Oslo, Norway

Act from reason, and failure makes you rethink and study harder.
Act from faith, and failure makes you blame someone and push harder.