[ubuntu-uk] Poor performance with Ubuntu on my laptop
gareth.france at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 15:30:50 UTC 2012
On 04/10/12 16:21, Anton Kanishchev wrote:
> Could you please confirm that your cpu is this one:
> I have ubuntu running on a t6500 (which in terms of passmark
> benchmarks is very similar) and it runs very well. While intel at the
> low end do turn things off. while the processor may not be as
> powerfull it may be a bug/glitch.does the live version off a
> distro(usb stick) produce the same results-if 12.04 is lagging then
> windows 7 will definitely lag(assuming it came with 7, or xp) even
> worse-since it has a gazillion of services to start.
> you could try xubuntu as well to see whether that works or debian- if
> I am correct both use .deb format so most of the ubuntu packages may
> If you still have a restore partition to windows 7(or cd's) it might
> be worth installing just to make sure that it is the performance of
> the processor and not a bug from the 12.04 install-you can always
> delete it later.
I deleted the restore partition, I have no intention of using Windows on
it, ever. However remember my Friend's Acer is running perfectly on Win
7 and it's identical.
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