Strip down my sarge laptop
I only use my laptop for writing using OpenOffice. ( i know there are
smaller suites out there, but it is what i use on my home pc.) The only
additional functionality I need is the ability to use an USB pen storage
device for sneakernet.
I do not print from this laptop.
I do not connect to any network with it.
I do not do any development.
I do not write any scripts.
Since my laptop is an old ti acer extensa 390 with only 64 mbs of ram, i
want it as stripped down as much as possible.
What kernel and other things can I get rid of to reduce its ram usage?
I figure I can get rid of any network stuff ( though I do not know how)
at, chron and the whole email system.
What else and how do I get rid of other things that are loading up in
RAM as part of the kernel?
I am using KDE should I switch to something else that OpenOffice will