Suggestions on Distributions

Stephen Gibson stg121 at
Tue Mar 19 16:48:11 EST 2002

Hi Rob,
       I also run a P166 64MB RAM with RH7.2/Gnome. It's not that
slow, quite useable even cf the AMD 1.4GHz system I use at work.

Is the system response network related? Try turning eth0 off and
check the response:  /sbin/ifconfig eth0 down



Rob> I have a p166 with 64Mb RAM, a 10Gb hard disk and the obligatory CD-ROM (8x
Rob> where my system doesn't take a minute or two to open a window of an already
Rob> running application (no I am not exaggerating). System is mainly being used
Rob> Rob

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