Miro (Re: New Programs for Hardy?)

Conrad Knauer atheoi at gmail.com
Sat Feb 9 18:24:48 UTC 2008

On Feb 9, 2008 12:09 PM, Evan <eapache at gmail.com> wrote:

> I don't know about the average computer, but it probably varies quite a bit.
> I'm typing this on a P3 1Ghz with 256MB of ram. Ubuntu runs moderately
> slowly but easily survivable. Xubuntu runs decently. I'm a bit of a speed
> freak though, so I installed the core bits from the alternate cd and built a
> custom fluxbox setup from there. I'd say that this is about the lowest-end
> pc you'll find normal Ubuntu installed on though.

<grin> Actually, I set up a computer for my daughter (age 3 :) that's
a 500 MHz Celeron that I maxed out to 256 MB RAM and it runs vanilla
Ubuntu pretty well for her purposes (playing music, tux paint, viewing
images, etc.)  Probably wouldn't run Miro very well though O:)


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