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    Just Joined! jonas.c's Avatar
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    Oct 2007
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    Question What is the best distribution?


    I would like to know what is the best distribution to use in a old computer. I have a Intel Celeron 800MHz with 128MB of RAM and a HD of 20GB. Nowadays I'm using windows 2000, but I'm not so happy with the performance of my computer.

    I've been looking for some information and I found the Xubuntu, but I don't know if it's the best choice for me...

    Thank you for the attention.


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    Linux Engineer Thrillhouse's Avatar
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    Jun 2006
    Arlington, VA, USA
    Hi, jonas.c. Welcome to the forums.

    Different people will have different opinions about which distro best suits older hardware but you can take a look at this thread for some opinions from people on this forum. Xubuntu claims to run on 128 MB RAM but it may not perform all that well. Good luck.

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    Linux Guru techieMoe's Avatar
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    I would also recommend this thread:
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    TechieMoe's Tech Rants

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