[clug] Linux on new school computers [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

David Lloyd lloy0076 at adam.com.au
Wed Nov 28 00:16:09 GMT 2007


>> For now I suspect that XP + FOSS apps would work well.
> I agree with that. There should be no impediment to obtaining a
> Linux/BSD/Minix distro of some description for students that want to
> use/learn, but a pre-install of
> OO/Gimp/Inkscape/Scribus/Abiword/Mozilla/Jabber would be a better way to
> introduce most people to FOSS.

http://www.damnsmalllinux.org/ - has a Windows "qemu" emulator plus the 
DSL distribution that can easily be run to test out "Linux"...

DSL [not affiliated with Damn Small Linux :P]

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