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I don't think he's looking for XFI quality and such, plus, it's ubuntu... the most supported form of linux there is.
He's using a Dynex audio card... lol... I don't think I've even heard of it.
And by the term 'you'll be fine' I meant driver wise he is covered with ubuntu, it tends to auto install everything, with the minor exception of some things like freak wireless cards and such.

oh and if you want to talk about system resources - linux FTW lol... it doesn't even need defragging lol, the file systems too clean!
    
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I don't think he's looking for XFI quality and such, plus, it's ubuntu... the most supported form of linux there is.
He's using a Dynex audio card... lol... I don't think I've even heard of it.
And by the term 'you'll be fine' I meant driver wise he is covered with ubuntu, it tends to auto install everything, with the minor exception of some things like freak wireless cards and such.

oh and if you want to talk about system resources - linux FTW lol... it doesn't even need defragging lol, the file systems too clean!
Dynex is the Best Buy brand. Just a cheapo 5.1 card =D
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Yeah - so like I said, not XFI high definition or anything lol.

Did you get my PM about ubuntu ultimate? Just stick with our other plan
    
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Yeah - so like I said, not XFI high definition or anything lol.

Did you get my PM about ubuntu ultimate? Just stick with our other plan
I got it =D Already downloaded Ubuntu. When I get home, I will slap it onto a CD and get things started.
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I got it =D Already downloaded Ubuntu. When I get home, I will slap it onto a CD and get things started.
    
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post #26 of 32
:O ubuntu isnt modding XP!
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The OP was about modding it to look like vista... he wanted the aero look etc.
Doing so would be real harsh on his system - so, Ubuntu + Beryl it is
    
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The OP was about modding it to look like vista... he wanted the aero look etc.
Doing so would be real harsh on his system - so, Ubuntu + Beryl it is
Indeed, plus, it looks like it has a lot more appealing effects than any other skins... so I can't wait!!
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I have an AMD Athlon64 processor, which means I have 64 bit support, right? So, when downloading Ubuntu 7.04 Feisty Fawn, should I get the 64 bit version?

Or go with x86? I understand 64 bit would mess up my compatability with a lot of programs.
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post #30 of 32
The 64-bit version is supposed to give you better performance, but I don't use it simply for that fact that it has no Flash video support. Ubuntu x64 = no Youtube =/
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