Vista Beta 2 – After Almost a Week

The key with Vista is extreme RAM usage. A “clean” install of Ultimate ed w/ no other software running will take between 600 and 700 MB of RAM. Shutting down all non-essential services and even a few really important services will leave the machine at 400MB of RAM usage. I’d suggest that machines run with a BARE minimum of 1GB of RAM for Vista. Bare Minimum being defined as someone...