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    Linux distro, suggestions


    Ohoy!
    I was wondering what Linux distribution you'd recommend to an old computer:

    486 @ 66MHz
    12MB RAM (4+4+4)
    ~400MB Hard drive
    4x CD-ROM

    I willl use it primarly as a web server and if possible also a DNS server. So I'm looking for a small distro that matches the system requirements above and use around 100-200 megs of space preferably less

    Any suggestions?
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    Try either debian (visit linuxworld.com their PCs for peanuts article will help you out) or slackware. I myself am a SuSE user but the later mentioned distros are very good to get more punch out of older systems.
    Have a lot of fun...
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    I'd have to agree with debian. However, I have an old IBM Thinkpad: 486-75, 20MB ram, running Red Hat 6.2. X is slow, but what do you want =)

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