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Requirements for Slim Edition

Hi All,

I have just downloaded WAS Slim Edition.

1. I have a Win XP Home edition laptop. Would it be possible to install it on this.

2. My RAM is 512MB. However i have a 100GB of hard drive capacity. Is there a way i can somehow i can improve my system performance by allowing some part of my hard drive as a kind of swap space.

3. Can i deploy JDI sca's on the slim version. Is this advisable.

4. What is the SP version of Slim Edition. Can i upgrade it to the latest version of WAS i.e. SP13 by downloading the upgrades from service marketplace and applying patches.

Please do let me know your suggestions on these points.



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    Posted on Sep 30, 2005 at 04:19 PM

    Hi Sidhart,

    1. You should be able to install. You can follow my Weblog: <a href="/people/gregor.wolf3/blog/2005/09/24/a-visual-installation-guide-on-sneak-preview-sap-netweaver-04-java-slim-edition">A Visual Installation Guide on Sneak Preview SAP NetWeaver 04 Java Slim Edition</a>. Your Harddisk must have NTFS File system. Please be aware of the limitations.

    2. I've also installed with 512 MB. Thats quite ok. Windows automatically creates a swap file. But when your System is going to swap, performance decreases enormously.

    3. I think it should work

    4. The SP of Slim Edition is 11. I don't think that you can upgrade. But you can give it a try.



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