From: Ken Hart <kwhart1@frontier.com>
Subject: Re: Switched from Windows to Linux on old netbook. What a difference
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Subject: Re: Switched from Windows to Linux on old netbook. What a difference
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:29:39 -0500
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On 02/19/2018 08:09 PM, RichA wrote:
> With Windows, if you opened more than 2 browser windows, it bogged down, often just freezing. 
Couldn't deal with images at all.  Switching to Linux cured it, you still have to be cognizant of
the 1G memory and cpu power limitations, but it can do much more than before.
> 

Same here. I have several machines that are 10-15 years old, and 
severely under-powered. They bogged down terribly with WinXP, but now 
run great with Lubuntu (a light-weight version of Ubuntu).

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Ken Hart
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