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What is vPro, is it Linux compatible?

I saw that some of the Lenovo laptops have "vPro" processors, which enable special management features: ...
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Taking The Cores Offline

I have Intel® Core™ i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20GHz × 8 process which has 4 physical cores and 4 logical cores. Most of the time i been on AskUbuntu, Watching videos, Basically no processor hungry ...
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Why in Ubuntu 12.10 turbo boost doesn't work properly?

I have a laptop with Core i7 (3610QM). It has 3.1GHz in turbo mode (basic mode is 2.31GHz) but system thinks 1.2GHz is a basic mode and 2.31GHz is turbo mode. How can I solve this?
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Why does Ubuntu 12.04 recognize only one processor?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS in a machine that has an Intel i3 processor. As far as I know, i3 processor is a multicore one and the OS should recognize 2 processors, just as Windows 7 does. Ubuntu ...
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Why is Ubuntu detecting only one processor core?

My processor is Intel P6100 which is a Dual Core processor. When I do cat /proc/cpuinfo this is what get varun@varun-K52F:~$ cat /proc/cpuinfo processor : 0 vendor_id : GenuineIntel cpu ...
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Intel i7 7320QM 64 or 32 Bit? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the difference between 32-bit and 64-bit and which should I choose? Well, I've recently bought an Alienware M17X and it has and Intel processor, which I've never ...
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Can't install 12.04 server under Intel Pentium M

I recently decided to upgrade ubuntu 10.04 to 12.04. My old MV Mobeus was already dual-booting the desktop and server versions of Ubuntu from the GRUB boot loader. I managed to upgrade the desktop ...
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Intel Core i3 CPU is not 64 bit?

According to this page: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/32bit_and_64bit the following Intel CPU's are 64bit: Intel F and 5x1 series Pentium 4 using the "Prescott" core Pentium D Core 2 (Solo, Duo ...
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Are AMD processors less well supported than Intel processors?

I am looking to buy a new laptop, and as the Toshiba C660s seem to have small speakers, off-center keyboards and touchpads, and terrible "two-touch to zoom" feature, i am browsing Lenovo Ideapads. ...