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by tburdge222
Mon Jul 16, 2012 11:13 pm
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: LMDE 32-bit vs 64-bit RAM usage
Replies: 2
Views: 8404

Re: LMDE 32-bit vs 64-bit RAM usage

Here is my current desktop. This is what I like -- a nice, smooth, efficient OS and DE, booting up in only 150mb of RAM.
by tburdge222
Thu Jun 21, 2012 3:27 am
Forum: Chat about Linux Mint
Topic: Do you run 64-bit or 32 bit Mint, and why.
Replies: 24
Views: 16902

Re: Do you run 64-bit or 32 bit Mint, and why.

This is a repeat of something I posted in the Open Discussion section -- this probably is a better place for it: I had read quite a few forum posts regarding the 32-bit vs 64-bit OS pros and cons. I was aware of the 4gb RAM limitation on 32-bit, as well as hindrances with heavy computational or grap...
by tburdge222
Thu Jun 21, 2012 3:10 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [SOLVED] Linux Mint 13 "Maya" Cinnamon| WiFi issue.
Replies: 4
Views: 2519

Re: Linux Mint 13 "Maya" Cinnamon| WiFi issue.

Someone with more experience may give you a better answer, but here is what I did to install my wireless drivers (hopefully you can apply this to your situation). I went to the system information (System Profiler and Benchmark) and found out I have a Broadcom 4312 wireless card, and that it was a ty...
by tburdge222
Thu Jun 21, 2012 2:50 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: LMDE 32-bit vs 64-bit RAM usage
Replies: 2
Views: 8404

LMDE 32-bit vs 64-bit RAM usage

I had read quite a few forum posts regarding the 32-bit vs 64-bit OS pros and cons. I was aware of the 4gb RAM limitation on 32-bit, as well as hindrances with heavy computational or graphic rendering operations. A few posts talked about 64-bit requiring more RAM, but I was curious how much more, so...
by tburdge222
Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:58 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Which Linux version works best on an Acer Aspire One 722?
Replies: 2
Views: 978

Re: Which Linux version works best on an Acer Aspire One 722

You might try Linux Maya with the Mate desktop instead of Cinnamon; it is based on Gnome 2 and may do better for you.

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