[Mageia-discuss] Laptop or Desktop?
kristoffer.grundstrom1983 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 15 17:32:06 CEST 2012
2012-06-15 17:25, Doug Laidlaw skrev:
> On Fri, 15 Jun 2012 17:04:53 +0200
> Kristoffer Grundström<kristoffer.grundstrom1983 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 2012-06-15 17:01, Doug Laidlaw skrev:
>>> On Fri, 15 Jun 2012 16:47:48 +0200
>>> Sandro CAZZANIGA<cazzaniga.sandro at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Le 15 juin 2012 16:42, "Kristoffer Grundström"<
>>>> kristoffer.grundstrom1983 at gmail.com> a écrit :
>>>>> I haven't found any way to start the Mageia-installation to choose
>>>> kernel to install instead of the standard.
>>>>> There are differences between desktop and netbook-kernels, right?
>>> A while back, it was announced that there was a Mageia kernel for
>>> ARM. I believe that it was referring to netbooks, which use a
>>> different processor. You wouldn't want that kernel for a laptop.
>> Shouldn't that kernel be renamed to somthing more detailed so people
>> can tell them apart?
>> kernel-arm-netbook for instance.
> I have a desktop, but I am running 32-bit. In that case, I need the
> server kernel. The installer knows to do that. Kira says I
> misunderstood about the ARM kernel.
> There is kernel-netbook and kernel-tmb-laptop in the repos. There is
> also a kernel-tmb-desktop, that they recommend if you prefer
> performance over battery life. I suspect that if you don't need the
> tmb version, you use the ordinary desktop kernel for a laptop, but it
> is outside my experience.
> You haven't said which hardware you have, but I am guessing it is a
I don't use my battery atm. I want it to live long. ;)
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