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Free Ram and themes

Here I post the result of a test that I made searching the way to free more ram using a theme:
I made a theme with only 2 colors (called b/w) and I have compared the free ram after a reboot using the Surfer theme, Curves and b/w. I have used the Now! (not the menu, that use about 100K) and the "compress memory" option in AppMan.

B/W 4,61 Mb (4,91 Mb compressed)
Surfer 3,50 Mb (3,82 Mb compressed)
Curves 4,50 Mb (4,78 Mb compressd)

The result is not very good... only 11 Kb more than Curves.
I'll try to make a theme with all the mbm files (I've compressed only the animation, appIcons and themeIcons files) in black and white.
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great!

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Can you upload that B/W theme please ? If we can get 5125kb free mem we can play Midtown Madness 3 on the sendo x!!!

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Can you upload that B/W theme please ? If we can get 5125kb free mem we can play Midtown Madness 3 on the sendo x!!!
Hmm... I don't think that's the free RAM it's enough.. but, we can still try! Ok, I'll upload it in my site asap.
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Ermete, did you upload the one used for the first RAM test or the second one (with all the MBM compressed) ?
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Can you upload that B/W theme please ? If we can get 5125kb free mem we can play Midtown Madness 3 on the sendo x!!!
I don't think we still get 5125kb RAM for the Sendo X. It seems that it will be impossible, except you kill some tasks. Also i can create a complete small theme which uses very small bitmaps for the theme in b/w. I can also try to create the themes with load in rom and don't use the RAM flag (XIP).

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Some more news about that ?

Murphy ?
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Other ways to free memory

I have no time to try them now ,maybe later ...

http://www.symbian-freak.com/quides/freeupmem.htm
 

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