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Old 11-06-2007, 01:11 PM   #1
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Smile which distro could I use with 32(or less)mb of ram.

which distro sould I choose for my old computer with 31 mb of ram and amd-k6 processer.

p.s. I've tryied DSL damn small linux and could not detect my mouse or my keyboard.-.-
Old 11-07-2007, 09:33 AM   #2
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With that little RAM, your choices are rather limited. I've seen compilations of small distros, but I don't have any links. You can try googling for them. I also noticed this thread listed at that bottom of this page where people are suggesting distro for small machines.

Have you tried any of the "cheat codes" (boot time options) that are available for DSL to see if they can get the mouse or keyboard detected? Or are you unable to even type in anything at the boot prompt?


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