[ubuntu-uk] New omputer.......Ubuntu install help

scoundrel50a scoundrel50a at gmail.com
Thu Apr 7 12:46:34 UTC 2011


Hi Avi and Dave,

now I'm unsure. If I increased the RAM would that be a problem with 
installing 32 on here? I'm glad I asked now.

I think if its better to install 32 bit, I would rather that.



On 07/04/2011 13:35, Avi Greenbury wrote:
> scoundrel50a wrote:
>> I want to install Ubuntu, but i'm a bit concerned about the fact its
>> 64bit, and having read a few peoples problems when trying to install.
>> Just wondered would there be any problems with the installation with
>> this computer?
>
> Back in the day, Adobe Flash on amd64 was iffy, but latterly it 
> appears to be fine. Certainly I've not had cause to wish I'd installed 
> 386 in the past few years. I don't remember the last time I installed 
> 386 on a non-server.
>
> Even so, if you do decide for some reason that you'd prefer the 32-bit 
> x86 install of Ubuntu, you can just install it on an amd64 processor.
>
> Avi
>




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