[Test Report 1] Minimum System Requirement for Xubuntu 12.04 LTS

Joan Advincula mj.advincula at gmail.com
Tue Jul 30 08:59:37 UTC 2013

Thanks so much for the responses, everyone. I guess, I missed that part on
the announcements.

I still think we should put something about that in the requirements list,
though. Something under "Minimum system requirements"?

- Joan

On Mon, Jul 29, 2013 at 10:43 AM, Bruno Benitez <gridcube at gmail.com> wrote:

> 2013/7/29 David Segura M <davidseg at gmail.com>
>>  HI
>> There is no need to over react,  they can still work using 12.04, but
>> there is also a way to do it with 13.04 with a little of work. An important
>> number of old Thinkpads use a Pentim M processor  (as in the case of Joan)
>> so the are afected by this problem which is the following:
>> "A number of older Pentium M<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Intel_Pentium_M_microprocessors>processors produced around 2003-4 (the ones with 400 MHz front side bus) do
>> not display the PAE flag, and hence a standard installation fails. However,
>> these processors are in fact able to run the latest (and PAE-demanding)
>> kernels if only the installation process is modified a little. "
>> As stated in https://help.ubuntu.com/community/PAE, also there are the
>> options  you can choose and the procedure to follow, of course in step 6
>> you can choose and put xlubuntu-desktop instead.
>> well put :)
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