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Old 12-17-2009, 11:55 AM   #1
mileston.sharpe
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Smile which linux distrobution for old pc's


Hi all.

Thanks for the welcome.
I have been using Karmic for four months now and have received lots of help from #ubuntu-za on freenode. I love Karmic.

I have a few friends with old pentium 2 and 3 pc's that are too slow for ubuntu. Which Linux distro can I use for them that will work on say a p2 with 2g hdd and 64m ram. It must be user friendly as they are not computer experts. Nor am I actually. But I can do the basics.
Your help will be much appreciated.
Thank You.
Miles.
 
Old 12-17-2009, 11:57 AM   #2
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Welcome to LQ
A good start would be
http://www.google.be/search?hl=nl&cl...meta=&aq=f&oq=
 
Old 12-17-2009, 12:05 PM   #3
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Old 12-21-2009, 05:53 PM   #4
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I highly recommend Puppy Linux.
 
  


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