x86 processors developed by Advanced Micro Devices.

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Is the 64-Bit version of Ubuntu only compatible with AMD CPUs?

I was told that computers with more than 2 gig's memory need a 64 bit operating system to utilize all RAM. Is the 64bit Ubuntu download really JUST for AMD processors? I am asking because the disk ...
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No ACPI support for my PC, what can I do?

On my new PC something is wrong with ACPI support under Linux. I have to boot it with acpi=off and nolapic. Also it detects only one CPU core (this annoys me the most) and won't shut down completely, ...
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Failed to load file, won't boot

I am a new user of Ubuntu and don't know much about computers. I have used Ubuntu for about 3 weeks now, everythings been fine, but I got this message today: microcode: failed to load file ...
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how do I enable AMD Turbo Core the cpu on my acer aspire 7560?

I have an acer aspire 7560 that on windows supported (through acer proprietary software) boosting the cpu from 1.9ghz to up to 2.5ghz for long periods of time so long as there was adequate cooling. On ...
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Microcode Problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Failed to load file, won’t boot I recently got this error when trying to start up Ubuntu 12.10 microcode: failed to load file amd-ucode/microcode_amd.bin It then ...
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Which Graphics divers should I use?

I'm on Xubuntu 13.10 64 bit. The output of lspci, lspci | less, and lspci -v is here. Ubuntu tells me that there are 3 video cards drivers compatible with my PC. By default Xubuntu picked the first ...
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AMD E1-1200 Slow?

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 32bit with Gnome 3 on a Toshiba 850D-104 for a friend of mine. This friend only surfs the web, checks for emails and plays online flash games a lot I was chocked to ...