Re: 9i runInstaller hangs - AIX 5.3 ML05

From: S. Anthony Sequeira <>
Date: Tue, 01 Apr 2008 14:44:24 +0100
Message-Id: <1207057464.2793.16.camel@comet.sequestor.lan>

On Tue, 2008-04-01 at 06:37 -0700, Neil Cudd wrote:
> I've recently been converted to using VNC.
> I always thought x-windows was rubbish - slow and resource hungry -
> and I could never uunderstand why an xwindows client was not bundled
> with Oracle s'ware if it's a prerequisite for installation ...
> grrr ...
> Anyhoo - I've found VNC ( - and it's free) works much
> better where x-windows runs like a dog for no discenable reason that I
> can fathom.

Hmm, exactly the opposite of my experience. VNC runs like a dog, OK, uses less resources, but I find it's drawbacks outweigh it's usefulness, except, of course, where there is nothing else available.

S. Anthony Sequeira
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Received on Tue Apr 01 2008 - 08:44:24 CDT

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