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Acer Aspire 9420
« on: January 03, 2020, 12:48:34 am »
Although have done a video on this machine and loving the hell out of it, coming from a SSD back to pulling hens teeth slow HDD the wait time for Firefox to open has quadrupled. So have bitten the bullet and sent off for 4GB of Ram and later today a SSD is going inside this ere puppy.
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System:    Host: Aspire-9420 Kernel: 5.0.0-37-generic x86_64 bits: 64 gcc: 7.4.0
           Desktop: N/A Distro: Peppermint Ten
Machine:   Device: laptop System: Acer product: Aspire 9420 v: 0100 serial: N/A
           Mobo: Acer model: Myall2 v: Rev serial: N/A
           BIOS: Phoenix v: V1.18 date: 12/25/2006
Battery    BAT0: charge: 35.0 Wh 100.0% condition: 35.0/44.4 Wh (79%)
           model: SANYO BODEN35 status: Full
CPU:       Dual core Intel Core2 T5500 (-MCP-) arch: Conroe rev.6 cache: 2048 KB
           flags: (lm nx sse sse2 sse3 ssse3) bmips: 6650
           clock speeds: max: 1667 MHz 1: 1662 MHz 2: 1662 MHz
Graphics:  Card: NVIDIA G72M [Quadro NVS 110M/GeForce Go 7300] bus-ID: 01:00.0
           Display Server: x11 (X.Org 1.20.4 )
           drivers: nouveau (unloaded: modesetting,fbdev,vesa)
           Resolution: 1440x900@59.94hz
           OpenGL: renderer: NV46 version: 2.1 Mesa 19.0.8 Direct Render: Yes
Audio:     Card Intel NM10/ICH7 Family High Def. Audio Controller
           driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 00:1b.0
           Sound: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture v: k5.0.0-37-generic
Network:   Card-1: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCIE Gigabit Ethernet Controller
           driver: r8169 port: 2000 bus-ID: 02:00.0
           IF: enp2s0 state: down mac: <filter>
           Card-2: Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan] Network Connection
           driver: iwl3945 v: in-tree:s bus-ID: 05:00.0
           IF: wlp5s0 state: up mac: <filter>
Drives:    HDD Total Size: 160.0GB (5.0% used)
           ID-1: /dev/sda model: Hitachi_HTS54161 size: 160.0GB
Partition: ID-1: / size: 146G used: 7.5G (6%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda1
RAID:      No RAID devices: /proc/mdstat, md_mod kernel module present
Sensors:   System Temperatures: cpu: 60.0C mobo: N/A gpu: 59.0
           Fan Speeds (in rpm): cpu: N/A
Repos:     Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list
           deb bionic main restricted
           deb bionic-updates main restricted
           deb bionic universe
           deb bionic-updates universe
           deb bionic multiverse
           deb bionic-updates multiverse
           deb bionic-backports main restricted universe multiverse
           deb bionic-security main restricted
           deb bionic-security universe
           deb bionic-security multiverse
           Active apt sources in file: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/peppermint.list
           deb bionic main
           deb bionic main
Info:      Processes: 164 Uptime: 33 min Memory: 737.0/1988.1MB
           Init: systemd Gcc sys: 7.4.0 Client: Shell (bash 4.4.201) inxi: 2.3.56

I installed 64bit version and the performance sped up immensely. Yesterday's video on 32bit Re-Spin.

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