Subject: Re: Switched from Windows to Linux on old netbook. What a difference
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Ken Hart<email@example.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?
> > If that is still too expensive, you could buy a Raspberry Pi and put
> > Linux on it.
> I haven't done the Euro to Dollar conversion, but I haven't paid three
> digits for any of my old computers.
then whatever you have is junk.
quality costs money.
> Just because a widget is old is no reason to scrap it, especially if it
> still works well enough to use.
then you must not be doing much.