Originally Posted by alphonsus
It's a bit more RAM hungry than earlier versions, partly because the ROM update has to be loaded into RAM. I've always found the speed acceptable on a 25MHz 040 A1200 and a 28MHz 030 A1200 is just about ok.
Yes it is. One thing that speeds up enormously 3.9, putting it at about 3.0 levels is going for SFS or PFS3 as your main filesystem.