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Re: looking for good small linux installations



On Thu, Dec 19, 2002 at 03:06:23PM -0800, Taylor, ForrestX wrote:
> JBRENNANSARDOU aol com wrote:
> >Hello everybody,
> >                   I'm in education and I am trying to recycle small 
> >time Pentiums with small disks : some only have disks of about 170megas. 
> >Are there any linux versions out there which take up only about 110 
> >megas thus leaving some space for data.
> >Thanks for any advice perhaps I should give up the ghost and be realistic?
> >John Brennan-Sardou
> >jbrennansardou aol com
> 
> Try the RULE project first (http://www.rule-project.org/en/), although 
> 170MB is pretty small.  Perhaps you could combine all of the hard drives 
> into one server and use LTSP (http://www.ltsp.org/).

You may also want to check out Linux in Schools. They are bigtime backers of
LTSP (Linux Terminal Server Project) which is a much more cost effective
way to recycle old PCs.

-- 
Jack Bowling
mailto: jbinpg shaw ca





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