[xubuntu-users] Xu vs. 486DX2

John Shane jslists at mtwafrica.org
Wed Feb 21 20:03:45 UTC 2007

On Wed, 21 Feb 2007 21:31:48 +0530
Graeme Pietersz <fgpietersz at uk2.net> wrote:

> >
> > Puppy has very good reviews, although I wasn't able to get it
> > running on my
> > 486. Could well be my error, not a fault of puppy or the computer.
> I have used Puppy off a live CD on about six different machines,
> with no problems. All were PIIs or better though.

To second Graeme's comments, I've run Puppy on a Toshiba
Libretto 100CT, PI with 64MB RAM, and it was surprisingly nimble.
Software functionality and speed certainly weren't issues.  Check the
Puppy sites for a variety of ways to load it on older systems.


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