[SATLUG] distro recomnedation

toddwbucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Tue May 13 16:19:48 CDT 2008


Ill give puppy a try if that doesn't work out then I will give frugal
ware a try.

todd

On Tue, 2008-05-13 at 15:47 -0500, pixelnate wrote:
> 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.
> 
> 
> 
> ~Nate
> 



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