[LAU] Reinstalling Ubuntu - Which version ?

Jeremy Jongepier jeremy at autostatic.com
Sun Nov 13 19:59:40 UTC 2011

On 11/13/2011 11:35 AM, jy wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've had a lot of little problems with my ubuntu recently so i decided to
> get it reinstalled.
> First I went for the last version but I didn't really like the unity
> desktop. Had a lot of little annoying things on my laptop such as not being
> able to set a brightness setting that wouldn't be reset at boot. All in
> all, i decided to go back to gnome.
> As I didn't know what older version to chose and as I was pretty pleased
> with my Lucid, I went back to Lucid;
> Now my problem is I need a rt or lowlatency kernel (2.6.32 or higher) to be
> able to set up my laptop properly because I use some pretty original
> settings to make the best out of my machine.
> But now I can't find any... :(
> I looked in abogani's and falktx's ppas but nothing there.
> So my question is simple, which version of ubuntu should I choose to be
> able to enjoy a good audio workstation with a corresponding rt or
> lowlatency kernel ?
> Second question, if I wanna stick with lucid where can I find the
> lowlatency or rt kernel (2.6.32 or higher) I'm looking for ?
> Thanks in advance
> jy
> jy

Hello jy,

Tango Studio: http://tangostudio.tuxfamily.org/
Based on Lucid and one of the better audio distro's available. Also 
comes with a well functioning RT kernel (2.6.33).



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