Re: i386 or amd64?
Look up your CPU on Wikipedia to see if it's 64-bit capable.
If you don't know the model number of the CPU, look at the command:
If it supports 64-bit, and you've got a gigabyte of RAM or more, then install the amd64 version.
Last edited by 3rdalbum; May 11th, 2010 at 04:32 AM.
I try to treat the cause, not the symptom. I avoid the terminal in instructions, unless it's easier or necessary. My instructions will work within the Ubuntu system, instead of breaking or subverting it. Those are the three guarantees to the helpee.