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Diffrence between amd64 and i386 version of ubuntu

Can anyone one explain what is the difference between both the versions of Ubuntu? I installed 11.10 i386 and wrote some C code that worked fine in that platform but failed to work in 11.10 amd64 on ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 over Ubuntu 11.10 seems to hang

My installation of Ubuntu 12.10 over Ubuntu 11.10 seems to hang on "saving installed packages". How long should I wait before knowing for sure that something is wrong? I stopped it once and tried ...
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Multiple Ubuntu, Windows how to make grub to detect them all?

I have 4 Ubuntu version on a system (11.04 and 11.10 both in 32 and 64 bit) and also a few versions of Windows, after a restore now I have the grub from an earlier version and it sees just a system ...
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AMD64 slower than i686?

Hm... I Installed 12.04 B1 before it promptly crashed and corrupted my drive, but before that, it seemed much slower than a 32-bit version of 11.10 which I installed before. I bought a new drive, and ...
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Can I install a 32-bit Java in addition to a 64-bit version?

For normal development I'm using the 64-bit VM which comes when I install the Java development kit (OpenJDK) with the package manager. But there are some Java applications (containing native ...
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Can I install 32 bit Ubuntu on dual boot with 64 bit windows 7?

I'm asking this because I've downloaded the Ubuntu 11.10 32 bit ISO, burned it to a CD and tried to install it on my PC but the installation screen never shows up. When I start the CD I choose ...
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I need some suggestions for my system, about Speeding Up Ubuntu

My computer (Sony Vaio VPCF22S1E) has Inter Core i7 (2GHz) processor, 8GB RAM (details) . There are 2 operation systems on my PC . Windows 7 and Ubuntu. My computer's performance was great, a few ...
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Should Ubuntu work with Dell Dimension 8200?

I want to install Ubuntu on a Dell Dimension 8200 but it won't install. It starts booting ISOLINUX from CD but one row of installation is all I get, then it's like either the CD is broken or that for ...
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How can I get the boot process to complete?

Update Think this may be because I have some problem booting off lvm - still in need of any help anyone could offer - even just a pointer or two as to where to look would be greatly appreciated. One ...
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3D textures on Intel HD 3000 Sandy Bridge have erroneous rectangles in 32-bit GL/GLU games (but not 64-bit ones) in either 32-bit or 64-bit

I am wondering if there is a way to fix the following problem with Intel HD 3000 video drivers on Oneiric. As can be seen from the the linked image below the problem is that in some games (namely ...
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Flash stops working in Firefox [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I fix Flash issues? I got a weird issue this morning: after an update, my firefox flash plugin stopped working. For any flash object I try to run, it appears a ...
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Upgrade from 32bit to 64bit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to “upgrade” from a 32bit to a 64bit installation? I've got a pc with a 64-bit processor but somehow got stuck on the 32-bit version of 11.10. ...
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No Sound in King Arthur's Gold Using ALSA [closed]

My ALSA works fine system-wide, but in King Arthur's Gold, it refuses to work. It returns line in console: Could not load libasound.so I'm posting this issue here too in the hopes that there is ...
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Is 32-bit or 64-bit recommended for me based on my experience? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Difference between 32bit and 64 bit? So I've tried out the 32-bit Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop. My knowledge with Ubuntu (and linux in general) is fairly limited. So I ...
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How do I can install libxcb-render-unil0?

I need libxcb-render-unil0 for running DraftSight™ 32x ver under my 64x os. I was trying to install it by a terminal or Synaptic Package Manager but it I didn't succeed in this. ...
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What version of Ubuntu 11.10 should I prefer? 64bit or 32bit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the difference between 32-bit and 64-bit and which should I choose? My notebook Configuration: Model: Dell N4110 Processor: 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i3-2310M ...
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How to install XAMPP?

Hi all im a noob on Ubuntu/Linux World, So i need some that give a full tutorial to How to install Xampp from apachefriends.org correctly on Ubuntu 11.10 + all beyond Ubuntu for 32 bit and also 64 ...
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Should i do 32 bit or 64 bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Difference between 32bit and 64 bit? I have a laptop with intel core i3 processor and 4 gigs of ram and intel r graphics. should I do a 32 or 64 bit install of 11.10, ...
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Why can't I update Wine 1.3 in 11.10? [closed]

I have 11.10 32-bit on an Asus A6V. I installed Wine 1.3 from the Software Center 1 week ago. Today I ran a system update and it appears that a package (Microsoft Windows Compatibility Layer ...
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libglib2.0 errors on 11.10 upgrade and installing ia32-libs

Ran through the upgrade to 11.10 and bunch of errors came back. After some initial diagnosis and autoremove via apt-get, I've still got 17 packages that won't install. Running dpkg --audit gives me: ...
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Are there any kernel optimization for multi-arch?

I just discovered that Synaptic on my Oneiric installation displays about 55 thousand packages instead of 35. About 20 of these have a name ending with :i386. I also recently read in the Oneiric Beta ...