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Get an old PC working again with Puppy Linux

Jan 13, 2011, 03:04 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Katherine Noyes)

"There's no doubt Canonical's popular Ubuntu Linux distribution gets the majority of attention in the Linux world these days, but there are myriad others equally worthy of consideration.

"I looked at Linux Mint not long ago, as well as a few key Ubuntu derivatives, but today I'd like to focus on Puppy Linux, a new version of which was just released.

"When I looked at the top 10 Linux distributions back in September, Puppy Linux was 10th in popularity on Distrowatch, which tracks the page hits garnered by each flavor of the open source Linux operating system. Since then, however, it has moved up to No. 9, and for good reason."

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