[PLUG] Linux flavour recommendation

Pranav Peshwe pranavpeshwe at gmail.com
Sun Jun 8 18:42:35 PDT 2008


On Sun, Jun 8, 2008 at 8:36 PM, Pranav Peshwe <pranavpeshwe at gmail.com>
wrote:

> On Sun, Jun 8, 2008 at 5:47 PM, Nikhil Karkare <nkarkare at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>> I am planning to install Linux on several Pentium-1 and Pentium-2 machines
>> that I have.
>> My basic necessity is that they run Firefox with the Flash plugin (is this
>> realizable?)
>
>
> What amount of RAM do the machines have ?
> If they have a decent amount of RAM say 256 MB, then IMO, FF should run
> acceptably in a lightweight window manager.
>

Forgot to mention - if you plan to run flash animations which use a lot
actionscript and mathematics (educational demos or physics engines etc)
then, apart from memory, they need a considerable amount of CPU power too.

Best regards,
Pranav


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