[sclug] Desktop distro recommendations

Alex Butcher lug at assursys.co.uk
Mon Apr 5 10:30:21 UTC 2004

On Mon, 5 Apr 2004, Chris Aitken wrote:

> I have a Riva TNT2 64 (with, confusingly, 32 Mb of RAM).

The '64' refers to the width of the memory bus - 64 bit, rather than the
normal 128 bit (or more, in newer designs).

> It was ?25 in pc world Jan 2003. One of their usual mis-priced components.
> :)

More than ?25 strikes me as pretty expensive for (what was then) a 3-4 year
old card. :-)

I bought the Radeon 7500 and the GF440MX in October 2002.

> Chris

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