OSNews: Linux Lite: Cobind and the Simpler Life
Jun 15, 2004, 00:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James LaRue)
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"I tested Cobind 0.2 on what I can only describe as a leftover
machine: a Gateway PII, 128 megs RAM, 10 gig hard drive, 3.5 1.44
mg floppy, Ethernet 10 Base TX, and an EV700 Gateway Monitor. It
also has a CS4235 sound card, although I never did get it to work.
That problem notwithstanding, it was this underpowered machine that
convinced me Cobind has a future; it not only worked on this
machine, it worked very well.
"Every distribution has an intended audience. At present, most
Linux distributions are targeted at the geeknoscenti. Cobind is