Originally Posted by Tempest 2084
True, but maxing it out to 16MB is pretty cheap. What outside heavy graphical apps (like Video Toaster) would use all that memory?
Apart from web browsers eating up RAM, the AmigaOS has a dynamic RAM: disk, which is very useful for unpacking stuff temporarily and so on. The more RAM the better.
And as said, WHDLoad slaves take up a lot more RAM than the game originally needed.