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Old 04-09-2006, 05:46 PM   #11
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That computer cant handle anything. I suggest tossing it. Although, if you want to try some stuff for kicks, try and get knoppix on it. The bootalbe (live) verison of linux.
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Old 04-09-2006, 05:49 PM   #12
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When you boot it up, does it say somewhere what version of DOS? I would use the very first one in the list on that site:

DOS 5.0 | Mirror1 | 2
DOS 6.0 | Mirror1 | 2
DOS 6.21 | Mirror1 | 2
DOS 6.22 | Mirror1 | 2
it says on the box it's 6.22, i downloaded it to a floppy, and it said it was booting it, but then it said a driver was missing, and it aborted
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Puppy runs way faster than knoppix, so stick puppy on it!
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Old 04-09-2006, 07:49 PM   #14
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instead, get a really small linux distro that can boot off floppy so you dont have to waste a cd drive on that pc///
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