Re: debian and fulong
Il giorno dom, 10/06/2007 alle 22.04 +0800, Tian ha scritto:
> I have been using it since Jan this year. We mainly use etch with some
> modified packages, such as mplayer(optimization), X(some fix).
> With 1G/512M RAM, fulong can run rather smooth, but firefox hasn't been
> optimized, browsing complicated web pages will seem slow. generally i
> will turn off java support on firefox. but web pages like lwn.net
> linuxdiveces.com linux.com is ok.
This is rather interesting. I didn't know that java is available on
think even flash is not avaiable (the libflash is not enough developed
to be used widely). But: is gnome or openoffice usable? Did you try
lenny? Did you try, by any chance, the standard Debian kernel from etch,
Moreover I read that the machine is provided with 256Mb of RAM. It
should be possible to use 512Mb of RAM changing the kernel from
mipsel/32bit to mipsel/64bit. Is this correct? Do you use it with 1Gb
> Well fulong is ok for me, i seldom use x86 now, but you can't compare a
> 666M cpu to modern intel/amd x86 cpu, right? :)
Right. I read it is comparable to a pentium4 @ 1.4Ghz. Currently I use
powerpc @864Mhz, so I think I will gain some speed :-)
Thanks for all your info.