Originally Posted by 2457
go for DSL linux, or mandriva.
they will statisfy Your needs.
DSL is not an operating system. It's a way to connect to the internet.
At the OP. Linux is a good os if you have time to learn it. As for getting an old OS like Win98 or 98SE, check your local repair shops. Sometimes you may luck up and find a good disc for a couple of dollars.