[SATLUG] investigating a UTSA install fest

scs at worldlinkisp.com scs at worldlinkisp.com
Wed Aug 6 11:19:33 CDT 2008


>Elliot wrote: As for staying away from 64 bit ubuntu... I dunno, man. I 
>already have this new laptop with an AMD Turion X2 64bit processor. 
>Why would I want to underutilize my hardware? 

   An alternative temporary solution in case you were chopping at the bit.
   
>Will 32 bit ubuntu even run on a 64 bit processor? 

   Yes, as will other distribuitons.

>Lastly, if it doesn't work I'd rather help figure out how to make it work 
>(better) than to just give up and say "oh well, 32 bit is good enough".

    Good, hang in there, Google the forums, and report ( lspci = ____? )

    Give up, no, however, not enough data from you to properly analyze.

Lou





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