Originally posted by trickykid
You can try smaller distro's they have out there. Like Peanut Linux, minimum install is like 55 megs. There is Thinlinux and others as well. Try doing a search on linux.com or a major linux site and they usually have long lists of all the Linux distro's that exist.
Peanut Linux looks excellent - unfortunately after three attempts from different FTP sites I've still only managed to get the small.iso half (35-50 MB) downloaded before the connection breaks
. . . will try again when I've thought of a way to get the whole iso . . .