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Old 10-13-2005, 11:01 PM   #1
Silly Burrito
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Looking for a distro with kids games that would run on older computer


Is there such a distro that has a lot of kids games or educational programs that would run on an older computer? Someone gave me an old 266 P2 with 64MB of RAM and a 4GB hard drive. I'm thinking that I could run Feather Linux or Damn Small, but is there any distros out there tailored for this sort of thing?

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Old 10-13-2005, 11:14 PM   #2
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Just found Debian Jr...has anyone had any experience with that? If I'm right, that should be a pretty small system if I configure it correctly, right?
 
Old 10-13-2005, 11:15 PM   #3
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I run a Slackware system and the kde-games package installed contains a set of games called "Edutainment" for kids - seems to be right up the alley you're seeking.
 
  


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