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Old 01-30-10, 07:30 PM   #17
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Default Re: New to Linux

Originally Posted by zoomy942 View Post
i got it installed finally.

i am working to get Evolution mail to connect to my exchange server (its already synced to gmail) and i am working on getting amsn installed too.

this rocks man. i am really realy liking this. i didnt set a drive as a swap drive since i have 3GB of ram. think that'll be okay?
creating the /swap partition is ALWAYS recommended as it makes the kernel able to move unused memory pages, so if you're running tons of applications and leave the computer on for a long time, trust me, you'll want it, otherwise the system response becomes quite sluggish (but this varies from person to person, but it's more or less the general consensus among distro builders).
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