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    My First Linux Computer: Hardware Advice?

    Text-based files are very very very small though. The entire War and Peace book is 1,200 pages and is only a 10 megabyte PDF.
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    My First Linux Computer: Hardware Advice?

    Yah for that stuff you surely don't need a dedicated GPU or large amounts of RAM
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    My First Linux Computer: Hardware Advice?

    If it's just non-intensive programming then the Ryzen 3200G or the Athlon 3000G will do just fine. I don't know much about reselling and depreciation so I don't know what a use CPU would cost a few years down the line. If you really think that the 9900 is more economical then go for it.
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    My First Linux Computer: Hardware Advice?

    Fair enough Ah yah I forgot about differing prices in different places. If I were in your shoes, it would depend on what I plan on doing in the future to decide which CPU. If I know that I will only ever do text editing for the rest of the computers lifetime than I'd go with the cheapest thing...
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    My First Linux Computer: Hardware Advice?

    Sounds like a different problem. Text doesn't consume much memory at all. As a really really rough estimate you can use the fact that a page of plain text is about 2 kilobytes in size. 8 gigabytes of that would be 4 million pages. Unless you're writing in the millions of pages, I think you...
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    My First Linux Computer: Hardware Advice?

    As it currently stands, an AMD processor is almost always a better purchase when it comes how much money you have to spend for the power you get. That being said, with that Intel discount the Intel processor is probably worth it. I don't know much about their security problems other than the...
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    Scared about how Windows games will run using Lutris.

    It does unfortunately
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    Scared about how Windows games will run using Lutris.

    Haha fair enough.
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    Scared about how Windows games will run using Lutris.

    Alternatively you can use Windows' perpetual free trial if Linux doesn't suit your needs.
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    No Boot Media Detected After Shrinking Home Partition

    It doesn't work on the NTFS partition that is on the same drive as Linux either. This isn't really a big problem for me honestly. Sounds good, I'll do that
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    No Boot Media Detected After Shrinking Home Partition

    Sorry for responding so late. 1. No. I tried however Konsole says that the Windows partition is read-only. 2. Size: 712.3 MBs Format: .mkv
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    No Boot Media Detected After Shrinking Home Partition

    Alright, I'm ready.
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    No Boot Media Detected After Shrinking Home Partition

    And it's fixed! Happy to be messaging this from Manjaro. Thanks a ton for the help. Y'all really saved me from losing an important file :)
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    No Boot Media Detected After Shrinking Home Partition

    Okay, wonderful. I'll do this when I get the time to.
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    No Boot Media Detected After Shrinking Home Partition

    Okay. I'll wait until then before I do anything.
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