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Linux distro for an old/dated computer

Discussion in 'Linux - General discussion' started by iamdavid, May 22, 2007.

  1. iamdavid

    iamdavid Member

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    Code:
    OS Name	Microsoft Windows
    Version	4.90.3000   Build 3000
    OS Manufacturer	Microsoft Corporation
    System Name	*****
    System Manufacturer	Gateway                        
    System Model	G6-200                         
    System Type	X86-based PC
    Processor	AMD Athlon(tm) Processor AuthenticAMD ~1002 Mhz
    BIOS Version	AMIBIOS (C)1999 American Megatrends Inc., Version 07.00.xx     
    Windows Directory	C:\WINDOWS
    Locale	****
    Time Zone	****
    Total Physical Memory	127.38 MB
    Available Physical Memory	300.00 KB
    Total Virtual Memory	843.41 MB
    Available Virtual Memory	554.04 MB
    Page File Space	716.03 MB
    It needs to run perfectly smoothly with something that can run an iPod and a Creative Zen Vision M, and The Gimp.
    Also I'd love to test it on this:
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    Clean install using Full OEN CD /T:C:\WININSTO.400/SrcDir=D:Win98/IZ
    IE 5 6.0.2800.1106
    Uptime: 0:00:17:51
    Normal mode
    On ******
    
    GenuineIntel Pentium(r) II Processor
    32MB RAM
    84% system resources free
    Custom swap file on drive C (544MB free)
    Available space on drive C: 544MB of 2013MB (FAT)
     
  2. krj15489

    krj15489 Regular member

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    you could use feather linux. it is about 50mb and uses only a few mb of ram. it works well and can use many apps.
     

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