Author: philo Date: Apr 26, 2008 19:38
"Rick" nomail.com> wrote in message
> On Sat, 26 Apr 2008 11:33:29 -0400, Moshe Goldfarb wrote:
>> On Sat, 26 Apr 2008 07:10:13 -0500, philo wrote:
>>> Though I firmly believe in re-using old machines...I have to draw the
>>> line somewhere.
>>> My general rule is that if it's a P-II or above...the machine is
>>> re-usable but P1's and below go to the computer recycling center.
>>> Yesterday I was give a p-1 200 mhz with a whopping 48 megs of RAM.
>>> Rather than recycle it I decided to pull the modem and pop in a net
>>> card... then I installed Damn Small Linux.
>>> In about half an hour...the machine was up and running just fine.
>>> Even though I've been recommending DSL for a few years now... don't ...