pc recycling with free software

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Thu Nov 5 18:44:46 UTC 2009

Am Dienstag, dem 03. Nov 2009 schrieb David Gerard:

> In my experience, the sticking point is not CPU, even a P-II does fine
> - it's memory. KDE or GNOME are going to be a world of pain in 256MB,
> you want at least 512MB and preferably as absolutely much as will
> physically fit (typically 1024MB on motherboards of the time). A
> smaller DE would of course be better.

The environment LXDE looks good:

> As a practical usable machine, the main problem I find is that Firefox
> is way too fat these days.

Midori is fine:


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