[lubuntu-devel] Spreadsheet for testing RAM for installing. Was: Re: non pae

Henk Terhell hterhell at chello.nl
Sun Mar 13 18:57:54 UTC 2016

My tests for Xenial daily 2016-03-13 Alternate install :
- At mem=128M as boot option there was an error during installation and 
it crashed.
- At mem=224M installation finished without problems. Memory usage is 
104 MB after boot. (Firefox does run, even with simple YouTube videos).


Op 2016-03-13 om 17:45 schreef Phill. Whiteside:
> Okies,
> for ubiquity, we already know it needs more RAM to run, than lubuntu 
> needs to run.... on the 'get lubuntu' page [1] We state under 700MB 
>  RAM is minimum for ubiquity. If you are happy to lower that to 256MB 
> I'm happy to make the edit :)
> For Alternate, we should be able to probe down to the lowest level 
> that lubuntu will actually run on (with the proviso of a browser 
> eating up resources - which is covered in those notes[2])
> 1. 
> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Lubuntu/GetLubuntu%2B1#Types_of_installation
> 2. 
> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Lubuntu/Documentation/MinimalInstall+1#Low_Resource_Browser

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