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Will Ubuntu work on an Intel 82845g MotherBoard or are there any known incompabilities? Would I need any special VGA drivers and were would I get them?

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if you want to install it - then download and give it a try. Let us know the results. Thanks. – fossfreedom May 16 '12 at 8:44
I have installed Ubuntu on a 386DX system with 512 RAM, and it is working perfect... – Mitch May 23 '12 at 12:15
A 386DX with the slots/DRAM type to handle 512MB? Do tell more... – izx Jun 2 '12 at 19:49
Yes, it will work. No VGA driver is necessary, but the Unity (3D) environment won't work. Xubuntu or Lubuntu may be a better fit for your hardware. – izx Aug 13 '12 at 18:00

You can check hardware compatibilities from here in the future:

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