Desktop follies: feeding (part 2)

For console logins (typical desktop or laptop), the relevant settings are for staff in /etc/login.conf. I cranked up a few settings:

# Staff have fewer restrictions and can login even when nologins are set.

but for real effect in /etc/sysctl.conf I kept doubling kern.shminfo.shmall= until I had


Then I swithched browsers (to firefox). Using Libreoffice is still a gamble inside 4GB RAM, though.

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