[Mono-list] Performance issues

Michael Hutchinson m.j.hutchinson at gmail.com
Wed Jun 23 13:00:43 EDT 2010

On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 9:53 PM, tutiplain <megathodik at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I am new to Mono.  I was wondering about how much memory is required to run
> Mono.  I have installed Mono, MonoDevelop and GTK# on three machines.  On
> two of them, I've had to remove it, because both basically ground down to
> halt when I ran MonoDevelop for the first time.  CPU was fine, and the
> mono.exe process wasn't using a hole lot of RAM.  But the hard drive access
> light never stopped blinking.  Could this simply be due to the fact that
> both of those machines had 1 GB of RAM?  I installed on my desktop which has
> 2 GB, and so far I haven't faced these issues.  Please, any help you can
> provide will be greatly appreciated.

What versions & OS are you using? I haven't had problems running MD
2.4 + Mono 2.6.4 in an openSUSE 11.2 VM with 1GB of RAM (except after
keeping very large solutions open for a few hours).

Michael Hutchinson

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