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Windows XP 64-bit hangs

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My wife's computer has been running Ubuntu 9.04 32-bit, but now she has 6GB of RAM, so I tried upgrading to Ubuntu 9.10 64-bit. She has a AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4800+ and 64-bit ...