Next Question: Is it my lousy gerbil-powered computer?

Norman Silverstone norman at
Sun May 15 07:46:39 UTC 2005

> So, I guess my question is:  If I uninstall Win98 to free up some 
> memory, and then *install* Ubuntu from the Install disk I burned, what 
> do we think the chances are that it will load up and function properly?
> If it matters, the aforesaid Gerbil XX1000 has 2.1 G hard drive, a 
> blinding 48 MB of RAM, and a dazzling 166mHz chip

I failed to get as far as you so I had a look at RAM. Would you believe
it 32 Mb. I either buy more RAM or give up.


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