[ubuntu-za] Old(ish) Laptop

Karl Fischer kmf at fischer.org.za
Sun Apr 17 07:55:15 UTC 2016


Hi Bill

You could try and use Ubuntu Mate,
It comes with a great set of pre installed software
and is very light on resources.

Karl
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Karl Fischer
twitter @kmf


On Wed, Apr 13, 2016 at 9:19 PM, Bill Cairns <cairnsww at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have an oldish (2006) Lenova Thinkpad laptop which I am thinking of
> upgrading from XP to Ubuntu. It has a fairly decent configuration: Intel
> Core 2 Duo CPU T7300 @ 2.00 GHz 777 MHz 0.99 GB of RAM. 80 GB drive.
>
> What flavour of Ubuntu would you recommend? I would prefer a full Ubuntu
> system using Unity but am worried that I might be pushing too hard. I have
> run Xubuntu happily in the past but have no experience of any of the other
> possibilities.
>
> Bill
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