[SATLUG] (fwd) Kunbunutu Help
mark at kandm-solutions.com
Wed Aug 3 11:36:04 CDT 2011
LXDE is very lightweight and provides a very noticeable performance
improvement on old hardware. It is my preference for older systems with
substantial resource limitations.
On Wed, 2011-08-03 at 11:25 -0500, Howard Haradon wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 2, 2011 at 6:13 PM, Don Wright <satlug at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> > The message below was sent to the Officers mail. I was hoping someone in
> > the general membership was available to assist. --Don
> > ====================================================================
> > On Tue, 2 Aug 2011 16:43:10 -0500, "Bruce Anderson"
> > <banderson at technology-recycling.com> wrote:
> > I am employed by Technology Recycling/Discount PC. We are a computer
> > recycling company that refurbishes computers for resale to the public.
> > Our owner wants to start installing Kunbuntu on the machines we sell.
> > None of our technicians are familiar with Linux systems. I was
> > wondering if we could arrange for someone from your organization to give
> > us a brief introduction to Kunbuntu so we would be able to demonstrate
> > its basic features to our customers. Our customers are mainly entry
> > level computer users. We are located at 5108 Rittiman, not far from
> > Rack Space. We would prefer if someone could come to our location but
> > we would be willing to go to you. Thank you for your consideration. You
> > may reach me at this e-mail or by phone at 210-967-5400.
> > Bruce Anderson
> > Technology Recycling/Discount PC
> Bruce, You may want to look at Xubuntu for some
> of your older PCs. It is a light weight version that uses
> the Xfce X window manager. With older hdwe. it
> will usually give better performance than either Gnu or
> KDE based Ubuntu.
> Good luck, Howard
> Howard Haradon
> San Antonio, TX USA
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