donated computers lab setup

jim tate mickeyboa at
Fri Dec 29 16:20:06 UTC 2006

Alan wrote:
>> Good Will Industries used to slap FC3 on theirs, in Roanoke VA. Great
>> people to do so. They'd sell an entire outfit for $100. I doubt FC5 or
>> FC6 would install though. Happy New Year to you, too. Ric
> A small FC6 install will drop fine onto a 128MB box although for a small
> box its quicker to set up an image on a larger box, make sure it has the
> right i586 etc kernel/glibc installed and then rsync it using an external
> disk caddy
> A base system with X, xfce, sylpheed, abiword should be quite acceptable,
> just avoid all the heavy gnome/kde stuff.
> Alan
Yeah, will I can't FC6 to install on a HP omnibook laptop because of , 
only 128meg of memory.

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