Merry Christmas Everyone!!!!

From: ajp166 <>
Date: Tue Dec 25 21:33:03 2001

I have a AMD5x86/133 that runs linux Xwin rather well in 16mb
ram. I've run it on 486dx66 with 20mb ram and it's decent.

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From: Tothwolf <>
To: <>
Date: Tuesday, December 25, 2001 7:54 PM
Subject: Re: Merry Christmas Everyone!!!!

>On Tue, 25 Dec 2001, Ben Franchuk wrote:
>> A 486 makes a nice Linux box providing you don't run X-windows.
>A 486 with 32-64mb of ram will run X fine, but it's still a little slow
>for cpu intensive processes (netscape, mozilla, gimp...). These machines
>also make excellent X terminals, provided they have a fairly decent
>card. My personal favorites tend to be old Diamond Viper and Stealth VLB
>cards with 2mb of video ram.
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