[ubuntu-za] Are there any problems running Ubuntu on a Intel Quad ?

David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) ethnopunk at telkomsa.net
Fri Feb 12 08:33:20 GMT 2010



Ewald Horn wrote:
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> On 11 February 2010 12:21, Andre Rossouw <andre at arnet.co.za 
> <mailto:andre at arnet.co.za>> wrote:
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>     On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 11:43 +0200, Helge Reikeras wrote:
>     >
>     > Can one actually do this?
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> Yes, that OEM thing is quite a pain. What I do is I order components 
> and then build the machine myself. This way I don't pay for ANY 
> Microtos junk that I don't want.
>
> Now, about the main thread. I run Ubuntu on a rather new dual-core 
> Intel machine and I've only been having joy with it. I would up the 
> 1gb RAM though, especially if you are going to do any kind of 
> development work on it, but other than that, it should be an absolute 
> pleasure to work on.
>
> Best regards
> Ewald

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