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    Question about distro for a Thinkpad T42

    Hey everyone,

    My name is Ashley and I've been running Linux for about two years and now I am learning how to use the terminal. Linux has been easy to use so far. However, I am having some difficulties that seem to do with the graphics card and a bad battery. Ubuntu and I frequently get a garbled screen and Mint keeps locking and I have to reboot. Any suggestions on a lightweight system that is good for a beginner?


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    Linux Guru Jonathan183's Avatar
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    Oct 2007
    Mint Debian Edition for a beginner ... but you can look in the polls section of the forums for more suggestions

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    Thanks. I'm going to stick with Mint and work on getting a new AC adapter.

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