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Three middleweights

Dec 08, 2010, 09:02 (0 Talkback[s])

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"It's time for the bait-and-switch again. For anyone who came here today hoping to see a mysterious and esoteric console program, or a distro sculpted to fit on the head of a pin, I will disappoint thee.

"Truth is, for every distro I find or that is suggested, I get two more suggestions for distros I wouldn't put on a Pentium III, let alone on a lowly 120Mhz Pentium.

"I mean that with no disrespect, and I certainly don't turn down any suggestions I get. But it does mean that some people have different understandings of "lightweight" than I.

"In that sense, here are three distros that I would call "middleweights:" Too big to compete with us lowly basement dwellers, but not necessarily in the same bracket as the juggernauts out there"

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