Re: "desperately tiny" rdbms setup

From: Gints Plivna <>
Date: Tue, 20 May 2008 11:59:18 -0700 (PDT)
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On 16 Maijs, 11:03, Frank van Bortel <> wrote:
> 1GB laptop would default to 700MB for Oracle. Why aim for 32MB?!?
> about 100M is workable, and even allows for some options.
> I have been working 512MB~1GB XP laptops with the database, Designer
> and iAS (pl/sql) running. Nothing to be jealous about, but more
> workable than my current 4GB Vista (yuck!)

I worked with XE on my ancient laptop with 256 RAM, ~700MHz. SGA was 140M, for syntax checking and some tests it was quite ok, even created tables with a few million rows and count(*) worked :) Don't remember probably Oracle something sceptical said upon install :)

Gints Plivna Received on Tue May 20 2008 - 13:59:18 CDT

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