[PLUG] Please suggest me a lightweight GNU/Linux distribution

Sudhanwa Jogalekar sudhanwa.com at gmail.com
Fri Oct 31 15:42:37 IST 2008

On Fri, Oct 31, 2008 at 8:15 AM, Pankaj Kumar <pankaj at glug4muz.org> wrote:
> Hi all,
>  I am having a Pentium IV system with 128MB of RAM and Intex RTL 8139D Ethernet Card. When I am installing some old linux
> distributions such as Red Hat 9, Fedora Core 4 then I am able to execute X window but my ethernet card is not being detected. And
> when I am installing current linux distribution such as Fedora Core 9 then my ethernet card is being detected but X window is not
> starting due to insufficient amount of RAM. So can you please suggest me a lightweight linux distribution which can detect my
> Intex RTL 8139D ethernet card as well as I can work in X window. I will remain thankful to you for this forever.

Try Antix. Works well.
It is meant for low end old PCs.


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