[maemo-users] BECOMEROOT

From: Eero Tamminen eero.tamminen at nokia.com
Date: Wed Apr 16 18:55:29 EEST 2008

ext Ian Lawrence wrote:
>>  Another reason why N800 etc software doesn't work on 770 is
>>  hardware constraints.  Less RAM, Flash and older OMAP version.
>>  I.e. "unfortunately" both HW and SW move forward...
> Whilst this may be true it also highlights something else. More recent
> software was never really *planned* to be running on a 770. Maybe if
> this had been considered at the time some of the HW and SW effects
> could have been ameliorated to some extent. ?

The issue is more that the whole "Web 2.0" hasn't been planned to be run
in 64MB of RAM.  There are sites out there where a single Flash object
or JavaScript script consumes more memory.  Even 128MB is tight.

	- Eero

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