Using Damn Small Linux, this users old IBM Aptiva from 1997 gets a new life and enjoys it too!
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Like, I'll be darned.
Now, don't get me wrong, I'm not recommending that everybody go out and buy a second-hand Pentium with a ridiculously small amount of memory. This thing isn't exactly blazingly fast, and it has a tendency to keel over if I run too many applications. It's only a 32MB, after all, so I have to keep my eye on the memory meter that sits on the desktop.
But, darnit, it's actually running. And I'm blogging on it.
Seriously scary, man.