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Author Topic: Processor 64Bit !  (Read 2788 times)

tickmike

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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #15 on: July 19, 2016, 07:09:30 PM »

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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #16 on: July 19, 2016, 09:46:41 PM »

What's wrong with Ubuntu?
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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #17 on: July 19, 2016, 09:57:53 PM »

If it is no longer supporting 32bit then I guess that's what wrong with it. In my view 64bit is the only sensible option as 32bit will be phased out at some point and since you can run 32bit OS on 64bit processor if you need 32bit for some application then you can still load a 32bit OS. Even the Raspberry PI has gone 64bit  ;)

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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #18 on: July 19, 2016, 10:03:02 PM »

Ubuntu still supports 32bit
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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #19 on: July 19, 2016, 10:23:30 PM »

I'd still buy 64bit only  ;)

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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #20 on: July 19, 2016, 10:34:17 PM »

This is a requirement for a cheap netbook for a bit of email and browsing whilst on holiday. ANYTHING will do!!! If you don't update for 10 years, so what?
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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #21 on: July 19, 2016, 11:47:22 PM »

What's wrong with Ubuntu?
Now I use PCLinuxOS Ubuntu has got nothing on it.
Every person to there own.  :)
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I RECOMMEND TRYING / USING PCLinuxOS (www.pclinuxos.com) .
I have a set of 8 fixed IP's From my Eclipse isp.
BT ADSL2 line>HG612 set as a Modem, Bridge, WAN not Bound to LAN1 or 2 >Smoothwall (Hardware Firewall and routing) > Ethernet LAN, DMZ,WiFI LAN and Spare LAN .
DSLstats LAN2  linked Ethernet

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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #22 on: July 20, 2016, 03:29:10 AM »

watch out for atom cpus, they're almost all 32 bit.
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Re: Processor 64Bit !
« Reply #23 on: July 20, 2016, 10:46:08 AM »

Ok thanks.
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I RECOMMEND TRYING / USING PCLinuxOS (www.pclinuxos.com) .
I have a set of 8 fixed IP's From my Eclipse isp.
BT ADSL2 line>HG612 set as a Modem, Bridge, WAN not Bound to LAN1 or 2 >Smoothwall (Hardware Firewall and routing) > Ethernet LAN, DMZ,WiFI LAN and Spare LAN .
DSLstats LAN2  linked Ethernet
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