Solved Best linux for PIII - 750mhz-128mb/9g laptop Tags: Laptops Dell Linux Last response: September 6, 2010 6:48 AM in Linux/Free BSD Share thomdog July 8, 2010 3:38:19 AM I got a Dell ins-8000 laptop free. Wonder how far I can take it. It's in great shape and has big bright screen. I have lots of parts. what's the replacement for win-millenium is running now? More about : linux piii 750mhz 128mb laptop skittle a b 5 Linux July 8, 2010 4:46:07 AM arch or debian with openbox or LXDE desktop. puppy linux might also be up your alley! m 0 l Best solution linuxhero27 July 22, 2010 5:20:16 AM At that speed, any minimalist distro should work fine. My suggestions would be either SliTaz or Puppy (or MacPuppy if you like the dock). Anything like Ubuntu or Fedora won't even want to look at your hardware. Share Related resources Best flavor of linux for P-III 750 Mhz with xmame? - Forum Best Linux Distro for Laptop? - Forum Best Linux Distro for My Laptop? - Forum Best Linux/Unix based OS for an old laptop - Forum best linux for old laptop - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rocky_1 July 28, 2010 10:21:23 PM personnally for your setup I would use Slitaz because it perform all tasks of a full distro and is super fast on old hardware while keeping itself a little aestheticlly pleasing m 0 l audiovoodoo a b 5 Linux July 30, 2010 6:20:09 PM See my comment in the other old computer thread... http://www.slitaz.org/en/about/index.html m 0 l zain_asad August 1, 2010 10:20:14 PM Damn Small Linux (DSL) is a good, minimal distribution from what I've heard. m 0 l buwish a b D Laptop September 6, 2010 6:48:39 AM Best answer selected by buwish. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Best Linux Distro for i7-4700HQ Laptop Forum SolvedBest version of Linux Mint for old laptop? Forum Best laptop for student (linux, word processing, web browsing, online movies, no gaming) Forum Best i7 laptop linux Forum Best windows 7 laptop for linux Forum SolvedRed Hat Linux Laptop Forum Solvedbest linux in terms of ease and software-ecosystem. Forum SolvedLinux compatibility on laptops Forum SolvedLaptop ram upgrade - Asus k56cm - 8GB,16GB or 32GB supported? [Linux, dmidecode output Q] Forum SolvedBest linux distro for old computer Forum Gigabyte ga-6bxc with PIII - 500 and linux Forum SolvedBest Nvidia Video Card for Dell Dimension E521 (For Gaming in Linux). Forum SolvedLinux-based OS from USB on a Windows laptop. Forum SolvedHow to wipe hdd of laptop for clean install of new Linux OS? Forum SolvedBest Linux/Unix op. sys. for HP Forum More resources !