Re: Linux on Pentium 100

From: Måns Rullgård (
Date: 12/21/04

Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2004 12:11:55 +0100

Abdullah Ramazanoglu <> writes:

> begin juanma dedi ki:
>> Hello,
> Hi Juanma
>> I have a Pentium 100 and I would like to install Linux on it. I don't
>> know to much about it but I would like to learn. The question is that I
>> don't know what version is the best to do that. Could anybody help me
>> and tell me where can I get it, I mean download it from the web.
> I don't know how much RAM and disk space you've got, but don't expect
> satisfactory graphical desktop performance from that system.

I was quite satisfied running X on a Pentium 133 with 64 MB RAM back
a number of years ago. Of course, there were no such things as gnome
and kde back then.

Måns Rullgård

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