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Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 17:55:40 +0200
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From: "Eli Zaretskii (eliz AT gnu DOT org) [via djgpp AT delorie DOT com]" <djgpp AT delorie DOT com>
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Subject: Re: Emacs / 1GB RAM
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> Date: Thu, 04 Mar 2021 16:28:27 +0100
> From: Tomas By <tomas AT basun DOT net>
> 
> On Thu, 04 Mar 2021 16:09:32 +0100, Eli Zaretskii (eliz AT gnu DOT org) [via djgpp AT delorie DOT com] wrote:
> > And "emacs -Q" takes less time?
> 
> Yes, about 5 min (but my init file is not long).

It's enough to have your init file load some optional packages.  I
think this long time is because the OS/DPMI server is extremely short
on memory.

> > So you have 120MB of memory, it should be enough.  What kind of OS is
> > that?  And if it's DOS (not Windows), what is the DPMI server?
> 
> FreeDOS. I don't know about DPMI but the memory manager is called
> JEMMEX.EXE (loaded from FDCONFIG.SYS).

Then maybe it's a FreeDOS problem.  I think people reported issues
with it, so maybe someone else with real experience could chime in and
help you.  I myself never used FreeDOS, sorry.

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