[SATLUG] (fwd) Kunbunutu Help

Mark Mayfield 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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