Originally Posted by tootoid
If they can be bothered they can optimise the pants off it and squeeze every last bit of speed out of the machine rather than just tell you to go buy more RAM and a faster CPU like MS do.
Does anyone do this these days though? RAM (and even processors) are so cheap that I don't think it can be financially viable for a company to spend time and money on optimisation. Its not like on the Amiga when one extra meg of RAM would mean the difference between people buying a program and not