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Re: [seul-edu] hard times with Linux
I think you'd be really pleased with the e-smith version of Linux. I
installed it in Ecuador for file and modem sharing and was extremely
impressed. Samba file sharing is set up automatically and works very well;
in fact, the entire distro is easy to configure from a console-based menu and
a Web interface, and you don't need X. I think you can still get a free
install CD from http://www.e-smith.com. It requires a PCI-based Pentium and
a CD-ROM drive to install correctly.
On Monday 14 May 2001 20:19, you wrote:
> On Mon, 14 May 2001, Oliver Zancul Prado wrote:
> > Hello, I have a small LAN at my office and I've installed Linux Mandrake
> > 8 on a P233mmx with 32 RAM. My plan was to make this computer as a file
> > server for my office and also a web server to test some scripts
> > (learnloop, phpnuke and others)
> > All the stations runs on Windowz.
> > I had to install with text instalation (graphical did not work out).
> > The computer was so slow that KDE could not be used. I had to use other
> > X.