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Old 02-05-2007, 07:47 AM   #1
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Linux on iBook?


I have an old clam shell ibook, 128mb ram. Can someone recommend a distro that would work with it? Really just want to surf the web, real basic stuff for a kid. Don't want to run a live disk, I would prefer to install.

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Old 02-05-2007, 01:13 PM   #2
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Perhaps Yellow Dog or Ubuntu?
 
Old 02-05-2007, 05:37 PM   #3
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Debian or Slackintosh would be the best for something of that age,neither of those is really reccommended for the newest user, but with both have lots of documentation and i'm always looking for powerpc questions to answer. It appears ( source wikipedia) that its a new world mac so any powerpc distro will boot on it, its just your choice now.

Other choices
gentoo
fedora
everything else seems just to be a fork of one of those, have fun
 
  


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