The Linux distro that I will present below is ideal for old computers o machines with few resources.
Puppy LinuxIt doesn’t require many specifications to run properly on any PC no matter how old it is, it can even be installed directly on a USB and run. directly from it, As progress will be saved for the new session we start from it.
to install Puppy Linux we will have the same options as with any Linux distribution, but also the fact of being able to install it on any device External USB, Gives us the option to even install it on computers that do not have a hard drive.
with Puppy Linux we will have everything you need to work with anyone PC downloading-1 that of little more than 100Mb.
Its pre-installed programs include a word processor, Internet browser, complete office suite, media player,(Audio and video images).
To be able to install this Linux distribution and be able to bring back to life obsolete computers, we only need them to have a processor pentium 166MMX or higher, either Intel o AMD and we will only need a bouquet of 128Mb.
To create a CD Booteable, or a memory USB booteable, We just have to follow the steps of this tutorial, and once burned the CD or DVD boot the computer from the above quote.
with Puppy Linux you will be able to perform the main usual day-to-day tasks and you will succeed recover from oblivion that old computer that was a little outdated to you.
An ideal distro for get into the Linux worldSince its simplicity and easy handling make it ideal for novice users in this world, I myself have an old computer recovered thanks to this sensational distro, and is what I let my little one use, which incidentally begins to dominate bit by bit.
Learn more – How to create Live CD from a Linux distro with Unetbooting
Download – Puppy Linux