[SATLUG] Browsers

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue May 20 12:02:21 CDT 2014


cdv7 at sbcglobal.net wrote:
>
> Greetings,
>
> Other than Google, can someone recommend a reliable and fast browser for a frustratingly slow netbook? It is an AsusEee PC 1000HD.  I just recently acquired this
> barely used pre-owned netbook. I previously had Linux Mint Release 9
> Isadora on my old desktop. I now have Linux Mint 13 Maya. Comments concerning major (and not so major) changes I should expect to see between these two distributions would be helpful.
>
> Also, I have read that
> Linux has netbook specific OS remix versions for their distributions
> which are supposed to run much faster than their full versions. Have
> you found this to be the case? If so, please make a recommendation.
> Tips for using netbooks
> as opposed to desktops would also be helpful, as I have experienced some
> odd behavior with the netbook keyboard.

lynx or links.

   -- Bruce


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