[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:
> On 11 February 2010 12:21, Andre Rossouw <andre at arnet.co.za
> <mailto:andre at arnet.co.za>> wrote:
> On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 11:43 +0200, Helge Reikeras wrote:
> > Can one actually do this?
> 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
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