[SATLUG] distro recomnedation

pixelnate pixelnate at gmail.com
Tue May 13 15:47:22 CDT 2008

On Tue, 2008-05-13 at 15:11 -0500, toddwbucy wrote:
> need a distro recommendation for my father's ancient computer.  Its a
> PIII with 256 mb of ram and a 6 gig hard drive.  I tried Ubuntu but its
> way to bloated for this box. was thinking of puppy but I haven't tried
> it out yet on my test box at home.  Basic software requirements are
> firefox, OO, and skype.

Why not try Puppy linux? It seems to be a very popular distro around
these parts. Honestly, I am surprised nobody has mentioned it yet.


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