Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 26th Feb 2006 16:16 UTC
Linux "Microsoft lately has been challenging Linux's suitability for older hardware, so it seems like a good time to look at Linux distributions that can run on older machines. I took six distributions for a test run on an old machine, and also tried software that turns old hardware into a thin client. The bottom line: Linux is still quite suitable for older hardware. It might not turn your aging PC into a powerhouse, but it will extend its lifespan considerably."
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RE: Windows on old hardware
by Sigfrodi on Sun 26th Feb 2006 17:49 UTC in reply to "Windows on old hardware"
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30mn to boot and 100% system charge on idle state though... It works, but it is unsuitable as it is unusable.

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