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Lightweight Linux distros - antiX

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GNU/Linuxest machine: the same old Dell Latitude D620 laptop. Intel Core 2 (T5500) cpu, 3 GB RAM, 1440x900 display, iwl3945 wireless. I have take out the hard drive (to avoid any accidents), so it only has the usb stick that I insert as storage.
 
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Lightweight Linux distros - Bunsen Labs

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GNU/LinuxTest machine: the same old Dell Latitude D620 laptop. Intel Core 2 (T5500) cpu, 3 GB RAM, 1440x900 display, iwl3945 wireless. I have take out the hard drive (to avoid any accidents), so it only has the usb stick that I insert as storage.
 
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Lightweight Linux distros to revive old PCs

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GNU/LinuxSo, if you want to revive an old PC (desktop or laptop) so it can be used for everyday tasks with Linux, what options do you have?
The following requirements should be met
  • it should be up to date. Stable is good, but up to date is needed for security fixes.
  • it should be possible to install it permanently (preferably from an installer on the live image)
  • it should be easy to install additional programs
  • it should have a large repository of additional programs, covering common, most-used applications
  • it should work out of the box with the hardware in the older machine; you shouldn't need to install additional drivers to get the hardware in the machine to work
A live image is helpful as it makes it easier to test a distro.
 
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PIXEL for PC and Mac

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GNU/LinuxPIXEL for PC and Mac is Debian plus PIXEL desktop and works on x86 machines.
 
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Devuan

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GNU/LinuxDevuan GNU+Linux is a fork of Debian without systemd. Wikipedia: Devuan.
 
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Fedora 25

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GNU/LinuxFedora 25 has been released, announcement (via LWN.net).
 
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Sync your Fitbit on Linux with Galileo

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GNU/LinuxGalileo is interesting. The article Sync your Fitbit on Linux with Galileo explains it very well.
 
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magic-device-tool

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GNU/Linuxmagic-device-tool: "A simple and feature full batch tool to handle installing/replacing Operating Systems (Ubuntu Phone / Ubuntu Touch, Android, CyanogenMod, Maru OS, Sailfish OS, and Phoenix OS) on your mobile devices."
 
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Fedora 24

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GNU/LinuxFedora 24 has been released. Release notes, common bugs.
 
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The Ars guide to building a Linux router from scratch

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GNU/LinuxThe Ars guide to building a Linux router from scratch tells you how to build a Linux-based router from a small machine with two Gigibit Ethernet interfaces. Nothing more.
 
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