[lubuntu-users] Xenial 64-bit systems, that can be used to install Lubuntu

Nio Wiklund nio.wiklund at gmail.com
Mon May 16 04:19:12 UTC 2016


Hi Jan,

Thanks for testing this 64-bit system :-)

Now we know, that it works (not only in my own computers). And it is 
good to remind people of the bug when you connect to a wireless network 
(the button does not work, but pressing the Enter key works).

Best regards
Nio

Den 2016-05-15 kl. 21:50, skrev Jan Holtman:
> I have tested the 64 bit version on a HP CQ-10 netbook.
> N455 processor 64 bit with also one of the troublesome Intel video
> controllers.
>
> *The Lubuntu 64 bit worked surprisingly well* on this very low spec
> netbook I could even play a H264 encoded video 1280 x 720 resolution
> without the video being jerky or shaky.
> I was surprised with the result because the N455 processor has a
> PassMark of only 283 which is really low.
>
> One little bug in this is the fact that when you connect to a wireless
> network that after typing the network password you have to enter
> (clicking the connect button does not work)
>
>
> Met vriendelijke groet / Best regards,
>
> Jan Holtman
>
> oulik.jan at gmail.com <mailto:1%3Aoulik.jan at gmail.com>
>
> <mailto:2%3Ajan.holtman at live.com>
>
> On Sun, May 15, 2016 at 5:08 PM, Nio Wiklund <nio.wiklund at gmail.com
> <mailto:nio.wiklund at gmail.com>> wrote:
>
>     Hi Brendan, Jan and everybody else,
>
>     I made and uploaded some 64-bit systems, that can be used to install
>     Lubuntu 16.04 LTS. They have the package
>
>     xserver-xorg-video-intel
>
>     installed in order to make things easier with Intel graphics, but
>     they should work with other graphics chips too.
>
>     See these links
>
>     http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2172971&page=2&p=13487384#post13487384
>
>     http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2172971&p=13489520#post13489520
>
>     http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2213631&page=4&p=13489547#post13489547
>
>     where not only tarballs but also compressed image files are described.
>
>     The systems for UEFI and BIOS are 64-bit systems. There is a 64-bit
>     Lubuntu tarball and a compressed image file too. Those Lubuntu
>     systems work only in BIOS mode.
>
>     -o-
>
>     Please try [some of] them and tell me how they work :-)
>
>     Best regards
>     Nio
>
>




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