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November 24th, 2014, 03:12 PM

is it possible to install LUBUBTU 64 bit on a Pentium 4 (100 MHz FSB, 2.6 GHz) with 1 GB RAM?

I could just try out, but to know before could save time and net traffic.

November 24th, 2014, 04:13 PM
The Lubuntu site below indicates it should be possible although requirements for Xubuntu are lower. Try running it from the installation Live CD/flash drive to see how it works and whether you like it.



November 24th, 2014, 04:20 PM

Thats a sad FSB. I had a P3 with same FSB, but that was many years ago. Are you sure about that? Video may be a problem. What kind of graphics do you have?

I think you have a fair chance of running Lubuntu. That P3 had a Gig of ram, the internet ran well. I could not play videos full screen, too much for it.

Burning a Live CD/DVD and taking a test drive, is the best bet.

November 24th, 2014, 04:35 PM
Welcome to the fora.
With 1 GB of memory I recommend a 32 bit Lubuntu, also for a 64 bit processor.