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by donluca
Fri Apr 06, 2018 6:27 am
Forum: General support
Topic: Need a little advice for i386 user
Replies: 7
Views: 572

Re: Need a little advice for i386 user

Oh wow, isn't the kernel 64-bits only? That sounds... curious. I'll definitely give it a go when i'll have some free time back on my hands.
by donluca
Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: Need a little advice for i386 user
Replies: 7
Views: 572

Re: Need a little advice for i386 user

Alright, thanks for the clarification! I've just finished installing GhostBSD 11.1 beta, I've changed the repos to FreeBSD, updated all the packages, upgraded to FreeBSD 11.1-Release (from RC3) and everything is working great! Right now I'm done wrestling with the wifi and it's working good as well....
by donluca
Fri Mar 30, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: General support
Topic: Need a little advice for i386 user
Replies: 7
Views: 572

Re: Need a little advice for i386 user

I know, I've already tried but for some reason I reach a point during the configuration of FreeBSD where my PC starts kernel panicking at boot time and the text scrolls too fast for me to read anything :( I've read something about ACPI, tried booting with it disabled but got another kernel panic. On...
by donluca
Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: General support
Topic: Need a little advice for i386 user
Replies: 7
Views: 572

Re: Need a little advice for i386 user

Just a quick update on the matter: I've tried 11.1 Beta with Xfce on VM, disabled the GhostBSD repo (which doesn't exist anymore) and updated everything with the FreeBSD repo. Everything went great. After I decided to upgrade to FreeBSD 11.1 Release and, again, everything seems to work nice! Maybe t...
by donluca
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: General support
Topic: Need a little advice for i386 user
Replies: 7
Views: 572

Need a little advice for i386 user

Hi everyone, I'm still dragging around a beautiful 10 year old ultrabook from Sony, a Vaio TX1HP with a 1.1Ghz Ultra low voltage Pentium M and RAM maxed out at 1.5GB. Right now I have the original windows xp which it came with and rolling Linux Mint Cinnamon which runs stupidly good with the latest ...