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Old 07-24-2010, 11:47 PM   #1
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RE: Old computer and Linux


Anyone,

Check this post out -- http://antix.freeforums.org/antix-co...are-t2528.html
 
Old 07-25-2010, 12:24 AM   #2
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There are a number of Linux distros that'll run on that hardware (or lower). Heck, you can easily find a copy of Win9x that'll run in 32-64MB RAM on a 486. With full 16 bit ISA card driver support, if you want

Anyway - here's a good description of AntiX: what it is, and where it came from:

http://www.desktoplinux.com/news/NS8031025874.html
 
Old 07-25-2010, 03:05 AM   #3
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Thank you, paulsm4, for the origin of the distro. It filled in the blank spot in my knowledge of the distro and anticapitalista

Regarding Windows -- no way -- pane-free to the end! I'd rather go with DOS and WP5.1 or UNIX.

A very good forum I keep returning to. Just don't go the way of LinuxForums, please.
 
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I have begun playing with slitaz. Can be run with 16M ram.
 
  


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