[ALUG] "Warning: we recommend you do not upgrade to ubuntu 10.04"

Mick mbm at rlogin.net
Thu Dec 16 08:55:41 GMT 2010


"Steve Fosdick" <sjflists at btinternet.com> wrote:

>On Tue, 2010-12-14 at 23:47 +0000, James Freer wrote:
>> > OK, these are all xubuntu but there's not a big difference between
>> > xubuntu and ubuntu.  I think it's KDE that can eat a lot of
>processor.
>> 
>> Thanks for your replies... i was just wondering. I had no problems
>> with xubuntu 10.04 but did with xubuntu 10.10 (which everyone else
>> seems to run fine).
>> 
>> As for KDE - i found Mepis ran beautifully on a test P3 512mb... when
>> it comes to KDE Mepis is ace.
>
>I am running Ubuntu 10.10 on my desktop machine and have had no
>performance problems at all.
>
>I tried the 10.10 netbook remix on my netbook and found that while
>initially usable it soon became too slow to be useful.  By "soon" I
>mean
>within a minute or two of logging in.  I suspect a memory leak in this
>case but I did not have time to investigate and had to put 10.04 back
>on
>it which works fine.
>
>Steve.
>
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I tried 10.10 on my netbook and hated the unity interface so much I binned it pretty quickly.

Mick
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