LINUX on Windows 98

Jimmy Montague rhetoric102 at iowatelecom.net
Thu Jul 24 12:43:42 UTC 2008


Believe me, Karl, you don't want Win 98 in less than 128 mb RAM. It WILL
run in 16 mb RAM, but you'll go insane waiting for stuff to happen and
all the swaps that take place will wear out your hdd in a couple of
weeks.

Jimmy

On Thu, 2008-07-24 at 06:36 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
> Karl Auer wrote:
> > On Thu, 2008-07-24 at 05:43 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
> >   
> >>     How much RAM does a 1997 (11 year old!) computer have? Windows 98 
> >> was made to run with 100 KB of RAM.
> >>     
> >
> > No it was not. Where do you *get* this stuff?
> >
> > http://support.microsoft.com/kb/182751
> >
> > K.
> >
> >   
>     I am wrong Karl. It will run with 16 MB of RAM. Where do you get 
> your information?
> 
> 
> Karl
> 
> 
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