OS suggestions

Martin Laberge mlsoft at videotron.ca
Tue Nov 27 15:24:53 UTC 2007

On November 27, 2007 06:28:39 David McGlone wrote:
> Hey all,
> I have 2 computers that I've had sitting around for a couple years, and I'd 
> like to put kubuntu on them, but that doesn't seem to work. The IBM with an 
> AMD k6 and 128mb sdram will let me install kubuntu 7.10 but it's 
> slowwwwwwwwww and I get protocols dying on me unexpectedly. The Other 
> computer is an Intel PII with 128mb sdram and the install disk will not start 
> up at all. I installed Win XP on both of them and it works fine, but I don't 
> want Winblows on these machines.
> Any suggestions? I want to get these computers up and running for my kids and 
> tailor them with games and kids apps.
> -- 
> Q:	Why is it that Mexico isn't sending anyone to the '84 summer games?
> A:	Anyone in Mexico who can run, swim or jump is already in LA.

Use Xubuntu, you will get a good performance on old machines
and you can run almost any kde or gnome apps on it.

Martin Laberge, 30 years of unix admin... and still learning!
mlsoft at videotron.ca
(418) 575-2945

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