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Fair is Fair - Ubuntu Netbook Remix

Jun 11, 2009, 12:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jamie Watson)

"I've mentioned several times that I have tried it, very briefly, on the HP Mini-Note, and the VIA CPU and Graphic adapter caused it to be unusably slow. Now that I have a very "standard" Intel Atom-based system, on which it should work well, I can hopefully give it a fair chance.

"So, I have downloaded the latest UNR 9.04 .img file, and copied it to a USB thumb drive. I then booted the nettop from that drive. The first thing that is really obvious is that the performance is much more "normal", so it appears that my assumption about it being slow on the VIA chips was correct."

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