[SATLUG] Light version of Linux

Daniel Villarreal youcanlinux at gmail.com
Thu Aug 22 20:50:03 CDT 2013


It's been a long time since I used http://www.damnsmalllinux.org/ or
http://tinycorelinux.net/.

You might try Linux Mint 15 "Xfce"
http://www.linuxmint.com/download.php

Good luck!
Daniel Villarreal
http://youcanlinux.org/


On Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 5:13 PM, Bernie Reyes <breyes111 at gmail.com> 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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