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A Look at Linux Lite

Feb 18, 2016, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Collins)

A YouTuber I have followed for years just posted a series of videos about the new monster Linux computer he just built. This thing has an eight-core processor. Each core is multi-threaded, so his System Monitor reports 16 cores, mind you.

It has 32 GB?s of memory, a video card with two cooling fans and four GBs of dedicated video memory??? What a beast! Just like some who loves overpowered sports cars, there are those in the Linux world who get a charge out of having way more computing power than they???d ever really need. It???s cool with me ???cause it takes all kinds to make a Linux ecosystem. Me? I get more of a kick out of taking some old heap that most folks would send off to the recycling center without a second thought and putting it back in service.

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