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PCLOS TinyMe--Nothing Tiny With This Little Fella

Mar 11, 2008, 03:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"While I typically like to stay closer to some distributions that are on top of the leader board on Distrowatch.com, once and a while something out there will pique my interest. I have always wanted to play around with what I would like to classify as a microdistro, one intended to be run on older hardware with a very small package behind it, but never found any of the most popular really to my liking. Mainly it was a lack of eye candy appeal and the fact that so much had already been published about these that I stayed away, minus the occasional trip into the wild.

"So I was looking around for a new distro to run my server at home, and decided on PCLinux Business Edition, which then had a link in the community to another called TinyMe. I was curious as to what this might offer, being that I am a very big PCLOS fan, love my new BEL system that I plan on reviewing at a later date, so why not give this little fella a try? It seems to be rising up the ranks at Distrowatch so something must be decent about it. So let's try this little bug out and see if it can fly with the big dogs..."

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