Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 21st Sep 2006 14:51 UTC, submitted by michuk
Linux "Is Linux a good choice for your old PC? In this article I'm going to examine the main issues connected with using GNU/Linux on some very old hardware. I will also cover choosing a distro, a desktop and the key applications for such a configuration."
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Running Puppy Linux on WinBook XL laptop
by Finalzone on Thu 21st Sep 2006 17:11 UTC
Finalzone
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2005-07-06

During a vacation, I installed Puppy Linux on a 1997 WinbooK XL laptop. It was quite a high-end on its time because of the USB port. The specification was a Pentium 166 with 64MB that can be upgraded to 128MB maximum
http://www.winbookcorp.com/support/xl/xl/xlspecs.htm
. Puppy Linux runs very well without a hitch.

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