Re: Useful GUI apps on low-mem computers?
On Wed, 02 Nov 2005 10:56:00 -0500
Mitch Wiedemann <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> My question is, if you had a computer with 64 MB of RAM, and you wanted
> to give the novice user the ability to browse the web, use e-mail,
> instant messaging, create documents and spreadsheets, etc. What window
> manager and GUI applications would you choose?
I first suggestion (because I have actually tried it) is DSL (Damn Small
Another candidate that I have not tried is Puppy Linux.
I would use the 2 slowest machines you have and compare how they run,
ease of configuration, etc...