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by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: What hardware are you using?
Replies: 1054
Views: 79048

Re: What hardware are you using?

Nice cpu and I agree if youre at least using an Ivy Bridge cpu or newer youre fine, good performance. Use the cash to increase your memory amount as this offers a lot of advantages even for average users.
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: What you need to know about Meltdown and Spectre
Replies: 12
Views: 1497

Re: What you need to know about Meltdown and Spectre

The thing I try to explain to hardware users is the fact that errata exists in all hardware. Thats been going on since the old days, but some problems were easier to exploit at certain times with certain hardware. Software also has many flaws that can be attacked so even though Intel made a huge mis...
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Distros
Topic: Ubuntu Mate 16.04 good choice for Windows crossover users
Replies: 5
Views: 707

Re: Ubuntu Mate 16.04 good choice for Windows crossover users

Heres the review but remember this is a review of the older version which is now up to 16.04.3.

http://freedompenguin.com/articles/opin ... -desktops/
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Blade Runner 2049
Replies: 23
Views: 2432

Re: Blade Runner 2049

This is music you can never forget, its that good and fits the movie perfectly.
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: What hardware are you using?
Replies: 1054
Views: 79048

Re: What hardware are you using?

Core 2 Quads are great as I still have one system using the Q6700. Ive moved up to the Ivy Bridge i5 3.4ghz cpus.
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Blade Runner 2049
Replies: 23
Views: 2432

Re: Blade Runner 2049

The music was amazing in the original.
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Distros
Topic: Ubuntu Mate 16.04 good choice for Windows crossover users
Replies: 5
Views: 707

Ubuntu Mate 16.04 good choice for Windows crossover users

Ill post a review later on, but this distro includes a feature called Mate tweaks and you can change the desktop interface to many choices but one of them is Redmond which simulates the look of Windows. Excellent design for those of you coming from Windows and need to feel comfortable. Easy to insta...
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Blade Runner 2049
Replies: 23
Views: 2432

Re: Blade Runner 2049

I didnt care for it either, as Id much rather watch the original.
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Who are you picking in todays NFL games?
Replies: 3
Views: 486

Re: Who are you picking in todays NFL games?

Eagles killed the Vikings so its Patriots vs Eagles.
by crosscourt
Mon Jan 22, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: What you need to know about Meltdown and Spectre
Replies: 12
Views: 1497

Re: What you need to know about Meltdown and Spectre

That was done by a few distros like Mint but depending on what distro you have you must have the patched 4.4,4.9 or 4.14 kernel.

The 4.13 kernel patched doesnt exist in all distros.