Technocrat.net: July 11th Potentially a Good Day for Linux
May 31, 2006, 17:30 (4 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"July 11th has the potential to get millions of people to look
at Linux, because that is the day MS drops support for 98, 98se and
ME. In the background, millions of people running those systems
will now need a viable alternative, and short of buying a new
computer, they don't have a lot of options out there-unless the
F/OSS community can point them to something that might work on
their older machines.
"Unfortunately, I don't think *any* of the big name linux
distros would run very well on anything still using 32 or 64 megs
of RAM for instance..."