Quote Originally Posted by hirsute View Post
I don't think mentioning that linux can be tweaked to run on a toaster is really useful in this conversation. When what osman obviously intented to ask is :

The answer is much less obvious.
Avoiding heavy desktops environments is a good start. It may require some more drastic actions like closing his browser before starting the game or messing around with .CFGs ...
That's why I've mentioned running windows. 2GB is more than enough for Ubuntu to function perfectly. And if you get any RAM issues, you can just go and close that Firefox window with the bazillion open tabs. (Of course, there are other tech specs, but the question was only about RAM.)