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Thanks Jase you my guy anyway its a junk computer i found in my girlfriends garage. I have changed original hard drive C: which has win xp on it installed slave hard drive f: which has the linux, just because i could and i know nothing about it, installed a secondary dvd rom drive, just so he can watch his dvds. All out of junk computers i had laying around house, and its for my grandson is the reason its gotta be wireless. and correct me if im wrong here but 12.04 is 64 bit isnt it and i have a 32 bit system, anyway point is im not computer stupid just linux ignorant, but i will learn it and maybe i can teach you guys something one day, anyway thanks again Jase you rock, and i am waiting for my pci network card to come in, I have one pci slot left open, i will let you know when i get her going.
Thanks Tron was not aware of that i have heard there are issues with 12.04, but know nothing of it only been running 10.04 a week. Been quite a learning experience but i will figure it out, so what are your thoughts on the 12.04.
Distribution: OpenSUSE 13.2 64bit-Gnome on ASUS U52F
12.04 is nice, they changed the graphical interface in that release so it felt kind of foreign at first but now is o.k. My graphic card is quite old so I had to turn off some of the features in the GUI.
If you decide to download 12.04 and pop the DVD in your computer to boot it will give you the option of upgrade. It will also give you the option to boot in live session mode for you to test the software without having to install it anything.
It will also tell you if your processor is not supported. I think I read somewhere that Ubuntu is not supporting Pentium M anymore but really I don't know because I haven't tried it.
Distribution: K/Ubuntu 12.04/14.04, Scientific Linux 6.3/6.4, Android-x86, Pretty much all distros at one point...
There's other issues with 12.04,... I know since I tried it. Graphics driver regressions, broken wifi & other device detection, yada, yada yada,... I'll likely switch to Debian Sid with KDE before I'd consider going to 12.04. Ubuntu's a mess... Mint has issues too. Time to go home to PaPa... I'm hearing good things about Debian Unstable.
Thanks Jase AND Tron i think i will just stick with what i got now i am just now starting to get it to do some of the things i want it to do. Jase said earlier if it aint broke dont fix it i have always believed that.