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In article<MPG.34f9239bdacd3fe98cf67@news.supernews.com>, Alfred Molon<alfred_molon@yahoo.com> wrote:

> > 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).
> 
> Why bother about 10-15 years old computers when you can buy a new one 
> for 200 Euro?

because a 200 euro computer is junk.

> If that is still too expensive, you could buy a Raspberry Pi and put 
> Linux on it.

that would be more capable than a 10-15 year old computer running linux.