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Re: Can I join please?

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  • From: David Bailey <dave at removedbailey.co.uk>
  • Date: Sat, 13 Apr 2013 02:03:31 -0400 (EDT)
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On 10/04/2013 05:48, Martin Lowson wrote:
> 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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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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