[SATLUG] Light version of Linux

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Aug 13 17:16:21 CDT 2013


Andy wrote:
> Look at PUPPY.
>
> Andy Pickens
>
>
> On 08/13/2013 04:13 PM, Bernie Reyes wrote:
>> I tried to install Ubuntu ver 12 on my old laptop that has a Penium 4
>> - 3.2
>> mhz with 2 gb of ram.
>>
>> It works, but very slowly.  I was thinking I could use a lighter
>> flavor of
>> Linux.  I tried to go to Xubuntu and download that.  I did and I tried to
>> copy it to a cd and dvd. It didn't work.  It said that it's an ISO
>> download, but when I tried to copy it, it didn't give me a choice as to
>> what type of copy I wanted.  When turned on the laptop with the dvd in
>> it,
>> it looks at it but nothing loads.  I do have the bios to load from the CD
>> as the first option.
>>
>> I went to the computer show to get a copy from one of you, but there
>> was no
>> one from SA Linux there.  How can I get a light version of Linux?
>>
>> Bernie Reyes
>>

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