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  1. #1

    Ubuntu 6.06 - minimum system requirements

    What are the system requirements to run Ubuntu 6.06? I can run it on a PIII 600Mhz with 512Mb RAM but it won't run on my test machine (P-MMX 233Mhz with 128Mb RAM).

    It hangs when booting from CD on "Mounting root file system..." or something to that effect.

    Is my test machine just way too slow? I wouldn't think so because (surprisingly) it meets the requirements and runs Windows Server 2003.

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    Probably too "slow" to run the CD which AFAIK is the liveCD and then you install from that. I think they also have a non liveCD install version which may be fine. Of course 233mhz is pretty weak for a gnome install and 128 is about as low of memory as I would bother with.

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    Thanks, I had been searching for an answer on the Ubuntu site but couldn't find one.

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