Re: Information please!
On Sat, Nov 22, 2003 at 11:59:38AM -0500, email@example.com wrote:
> I have always wanted to know if UNIX/LINUX is for me, and eventually
> replace my windows OS. I want, very much, to install it on my old system
> to give it a real feel/try...I have been told that DEBIAN has releases for
> "older" UNIX/LINUX OS's [as well as the Pentium machines]. What is it? My
> old system does not have a CD on it...can I still put a release on it? I
> can copy files to [3 1/2"] diskettes from my CD on my big system? Where
> can I get a "disk" [3 1/2"] version of the software? Thanks for helping me
> to get started!
The easiest way to give it a try is to simply get a knoppix cd and
boot it; you'll be looking at a fully functional KDE/linux desktop.
Then you'll know where you want to go from there.