Date: Apr 13, 2013 8:36 PM
Author: Chris Arthur
Subject: Re: Can I join please?

In fact I run Mathematica 5.2 sometimes on an old laptop with 64MB of 
RAM running Windows 98. I believe 5.2 came out in 2005, but still the
laptop was made in the last century.


David Bailey a écrit :
> On 10/04/2013 05:48, Martin Lowson wrote:
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>> I have an immediate question too. I have just purchased Mathematica 9
>> (Personal version). I would welcome recommendations on what sort of
>> computer I should run this on. I don't need massive capability but it's
>> always nice to do the computations briskly. The official system
>> requirements: Intel Pentium III 650 MHz/5.5GB disc/ 1GB RAM, look pretty
>> thin to me.
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>> Thanks
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>> Martin Lowson
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> I can't imagine you could buy a machine with that spec any more! I
> recently moved to a new machine with 2.3 GHz and 8 GB RAM. Mine runs
> 64-bit Windows, and I would recommend you get a machine that runs in
> 64-bit mode (both 32 and 64-bit binaries are included in the same
> installer).
>
> David Bailey
> http://www.dbaileyconsultancy.co.uk
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