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by TexasProud
Sun Feb 20, 2011 11:38 am
Forum: About Mint Editions
Topic: Which Mint for 256MB RAM and Pentium III?
Replies: 23
Views: 20918

Re: Which Mint for 256MB RAM and Pentium III?

Puppy Linux is being used by a number of financially strapped School systems for their students. It's about the easiest and most reliable, and has everything and more, that you need. There are also a number of free educational programs that can be downloaded and used with Puppy, that other strapped ...
by TexasProud
Sun Feb 20, 2011 11:08 am
Forum: About Mint Editions
Topic: Mint burns laptops, please don't leave it to another distr
Replies: 64
Views: 36038

Re: Mint burns laptops, please don't leave it to another dis

Mint 7 also throttles pc computers. Oddly as time goes by the throttling will stop and everything is normal. (I'm talking a month or so after install). It will ramp back up with updates and even the screensaver can make it kick back in throttle. The throttling I've seen is definately not the harddri...
by TexasProud
Thu Feb 10, 2011 1:06 am
Forum: About Mint Editions
Topic: Which Edition for very OLD hardware?
Replies: 26
Views: 16971

Re: Which Edition for very OLD hardware?

That's not much of an "old hardware" computer! LOL!! But anyway, I'd like to add that my very very favorite Mint is Mint 7. It is very reliable, fast, has all the bells and whistles (even drivers for pc wireless usb dongles) AND it's very user friendly on a computer such as you mentioned. I have gon...

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