cannot install ubuntu on older HP computer

sdavmor sdavmor at
Sat Jul 24 22:32:30 UTC 2010

On 07/24/2010 02:21 PM, Yorvyk wrote:
> On Sat, 24 Jul 2010 16:25:01 -0400
> Antczak Family<antczak at>  wrote:
>> i checked and it is 668 mhz with 320 mb ram.  The hard drive is 28 gb with 9
>> gb free.   Would I be better off to install xbundtu?
> Xubuntu will run OK on that spec., while Ubuntu may well get a bit bogged down. Another option is Lubuntu<>, which is intended for machines like yours. I run it on even lower spec. machines and it is quite nippy.

[2 thumbs up] for lubuntu on very low-spec boxes.
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