[ubuntu-uk] Netbook suggestion for a 4 year old

Alan Bell alan.bell at theopenlearningcentre.com
Tue Dec 14 09:54:35 GMT 2010

Tuxpaint and Gcompris!

great fun apps to play with.
To be honest I wouldn't worry too much about parental controls for a few 
years, just put the cbeebies website as the browser home page and you 
are done!


On 14/12/10 00:08, Bruno Girin wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm currently looking for a cheap and cheerful netbook for a 4-year old.
> I want to install Edubuntu on it and set it up with all the relevant
> educational and fun software.
> On the hardware side, I'm happy to spend ~£200. Any suggestions welcome,
> bonus points if it comes in pink.
> On the software side, I've never tried Edubuntu so any suggestion in
> that area would be welcome. In particular, how to configure parental
> control, what additional software to install, etc.
> Cheers,
> Bruno

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