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kduffingb kduffingb is offline
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Default Ubuntu install on Dell Inspiron Mini10 - 10-11-2016, 08:19 AM

Using Unetbutin with Ubuntu 12.04 to produce an usb stick to boot a Dell Mini10 with the intention of ditching the Windows 7 which is to slow to be of any use.
However when attempting to install I get the message that x86-64 CPU is required whereas it detects i686 CPU.

How can I get a linux OS on this hopeless machine?
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Default 10-12-2016, 04:12 PM

The Mini 10 (1010) has a 32-bit-only processor. You'll need to find a 32-bit Linux distro.


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Default 11-02-2016, 02:18 PM

you could try using ubuntu X86
with linuxlive to create a DVD/USBdrive with linux


dell mini 910
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Default 12-05-2016, 03:29 PM

I have been using lxle on my dell mini's. Easy to load and it runs great.
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