Newsvine: My First Linux Experience: Overwhelmingly Positive
Feb 15, 2007, 02:30 (4 Talkback[s])
"I am a first-year high school English teacher, and I was
looking to get computers in my room so I could have a writing lab.
I was temporarily elated when our tech coordinator informed me via
email that a dozen iMacs had been donated to the school and I was
welcome to take a few for my room.
"My excitement dissipated, however, when I learned the iMacs
were built around the the turn of the century. 350mhz processors,
128MB or RAM, no firewire or USB 2. OS 9.2--yuck. These computers
couldn't even load cnn.com without flipping out..."