I looked around a lot for an advice as in the title but without any success.
I'd like to have some advices on how to make lighter and faster ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a netbook.
I have a samsung netbook (N150) with an Intel(R) Atom(TM) CPU N450 @ 1.66GHz (32 bit), 1 GB RAM and an Intel GMA graphic processor as graphic card.
I upgraded from ubuntu 10.04 LTS (netbook version) to 12.04
I've run Ubuntu (9.04-11.04) on an Acer Aspire One netbook, but recently I've gotten a SR1620NX Compaq desktop tower. I installed Xubuntu on it and have noticed that most programs (but significantly Chrome) are extremely slow.
When Google opened up the source code for its Chrome operating system last month, third-party hardware manufacturers lined up plans to build Chrome-based netbooks, with availability expected in late 2010. Could Google also be cooking up plans to sell its own, Google-branded Chrome netbook at around the same time?
wattOS is a lightweight, Ubuntu based Linux distro that specially designed for netbook. Instead of Ubuntu Netbook Remix, wattOS is lighter with Openbox desktop. Here I will guide you how to install this wattOS on my Acer notebook. But this tutorial is applied to other computer or notebook, netbook system.
1. Download the ISO file.
Google Chrome, a browser built on the WebKit layout engine that aims to be minimalistic and versatile at the same time, is now at version 27.0.1453.93.A new Stable version of Google Chrome has been launched, and it integrates a large number of functional changes and improvements.Highlights of Google Chrome 27.0.1453.93:• Web pages now load 5% faster on average;• chrome.syncFileSystem API