|SUBJECT ||Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] A Minimum GUI Linux
|Test .... Just got a bounce back earlier
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From: Kevin Mark
Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2013 05:20:41
Reply-To: hangout-at-mrbrklyn.comSubject: Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] A Minimum GUI Linux
On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 08:22:30PM -0500, Robert Menes wrote:
> I can name jwm, fvwm95, and Fluxbox.
> On Dec 11, 2013 7:59 PM, "Elfen Magix" <elfen_magix-at-yahoo.com> wrote:
> I have these 2 Intel PII/PIII bookshelf tiny PC Boxes and can run nearly any
> distro of Linux on them I need (they currently run Mandrake 10 & Suse 9.2). But I
> was thinking...
> What can run on a Pentium MMX 100MHz with 16mb of RAM, a 4 to 8gb HD and
> 800X600/1200/800 Million color resolution? Basic requirements: GUI, Open Office,
> Graphics - a good paint program. Advanced if possible requirements: Internet,
> networking, Graphics - Gimp.
> RAM Expansion might be possible but not over 64MB.
> This request is from an ever returning argument of "...Name me a GUI that can run
> on 16mb of RAM minimum with a few apps and internet? MS Windows (98se/Me/2000) can
> do it!"
If superstorm sandy hadnt distroyed my Toshiba Librettos, I could have shown you what ran on it, as it has just those specs.