[ale] Old Laptop
jkinney at moat.localnetsolutions.com
Fri Jun 27 09:44:18 EDT 2003
Either an old distro from around the time the laptop came out or a new slackware. I have an old P90 with 16MRAM that I ran RH 5.2 on. I have an older 25Mhz 486 with a 20M (that's an "M" not a "G") hard drive that I ran an ancient slackware on. I think it had 4MRAM.
On Fri, Jun 27, 2003 at 07:59:10AM -0400, Geoffrey wrote:
> Slackware. I've got a 486, 12 meg ram, 200 mb drive. I installed slack
> on this beauty. Unless you can at least up the memory you'll not have
> any luck with the larger dists. I don't know about Debian.
> Robert Coggins wrote:
> >Hey all!
> >I was just wondering...
> >I have an old 90Mhz yes that is Niner Zero laptop that I would like to
> >put linux on.. I tried my latest CD of RH 8.0 but of course no go
> >because of memory. It has 16 M RAM any suggestions on distro and
> >version? Thank!
> Until later: Geoffrey esoteric at 3times25.net
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