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Old 03-29-2010, 03:47 AM   #1
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Old pc linux distro


dear gurus,

as beginner learner low fat linux with gui

as you know many distro their for old pc i do have 128mb ram,500mhz p3 20gb hdd ibm t21 thinkpad labtop.

which distro i should try that full fill bluetooth,wireless,internet,network and good gui interface

ubuntu centos demand 256mb and slow on move

i had try puppy linux.

regards
 
Old 03-29-2010, 03:49 AM   #2
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Xubuntu?
 
Old 03-29-2010, 03:53 AM   #3
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With only 128 Mb ram I would suggest Puppy or muppy or Damn Small Linux.
Or maybe a distro with XFCE as GUI
 
Old 03-29-2010, 04:33 AM   #4
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http://www.pclinuxos.com/ is equiped with nice gui features and is quick enough. Shall be able to full fill following requirement but this a lot depends on what model and make of laptop you are using:

"bluetooth,wireless,internet,network and good gui interface"

Thanks.
 
Old 03-29-2010, 06:08 AM   #5
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DreamLinux?
 
Old 03-29-2010, 06:29 AM   #6
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dear sir many thanks highly appreciated,

can someone see the site i am trying to download .iso file but it is not working

http://minisys-linux.de/muppy0083/EN/index.htm

any alternate way to download

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Old 03-29-2010, 06:42 AM   #7
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pclinuxos need min 256mb ram

see below
PCLinuxOS runs best on modern hardware.

* PC with 800 MHz or higher processor
* 256 MB of Ram (The more the better)
* Hard drive with 6 GB of free space
* SVGA or higher resolution and monitor
* CD-ROM or DVD drive, Keyboard & Mouse
* Compatible sound card and speakers or headphones
* Compatible 56 Kbps hardware modem, cable modem, or DSL modem
* Ethernet card for Internet/LAN connectivity
 
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Not many. Puppy might be the current king of small footprint distros. Haiku-os would work except for the bluetooth.
Might see if xpud would be enough.
 
  


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