donated computers lab setup
geoff at hughes.net
Wed Dec 27 22:11:39 UTC 2006
On 12.27 13:59, Tom Poe wrote:
> I recently received 10 computers from an organization that wants them
> put to use. They're PI and PII boxes, which surely can be useful in
> many ways. First thing, though, I need to see how many actually
> work. Then I need to have a barebones OS to put on them. If the
> drives work, they'll be really small. Any suggestions? Anyone doing
> something similar?
There are a number of distos designed to minimize disk requirements.
For example, http://www.damnsmalllinux.org/. If the BIOSs support
booting from CD, I'd try that with a live CD -- Knopix, for example.
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