mine uncle provided ns thins old laptop it is a enlarge than me, (im 16) ins operation home windows 95 (i guesns ns could Placed linux top top it), i dont yes, really have actually any kind of usage because that it, any kind of idea what might ns do via an old lapoptimal and also a minimal budget? Eincredibly comment ins apreciated.

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i'm really sorry for my english.

Edit: below to be the specs

Compaq Armada 100s 12.1" K6-2+ Win98 SE 32 MB lamb 5 GB HDD

ive reADVERTISEMENT in some diy peras that i can rotate ins in a media server, a every in a pc, a non touch tablet, a wall surface placed pc.

What would certainly friend carry out with thins lappeak to turn ins right into somepoint useful?

ubuntu doesnt occupational but ns guess damn tiny linux does


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revolve ins right into a retro gaming multi-console. Just instevery some old variation that linux ~ above ins and also check out if friend deserve to operation part emulators on it. You deserve to probably gain a controller too. Girlfriend can also hoyes ins up to a sound device and also use ins to play music


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afternoon me. Us simply gained new computers at my office and also have no usage because that castle anymore.


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i also to be curious about this computers friend speak of.


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Ya'll got any even more the lock cuh'Puters?


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If ns lappeak doens have a network card ins might be useful. Most laptop computers the Era normal execute not have actually one. I would certainly recommfinish damnsmalllinux as a distro come try


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freenas, but usage one external journey because that the data.


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ns would walk via acrazyplayer, only the tright here are existing Linux Systems i m sorry work top top very old computer systems as well. I belei have PuppyLinux or DStogether (cursed little Linux) are 2 that them (if lock don'ns work-related there are most likely others. Ns remember a existing Linux running ~ above a 486).

simply in situation friend are no right into tryinns the end things, you could desire to provide the lapoptimal come somebody else that is.


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levetogether 2
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What around BSD?


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usage ins together a laptop stand


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include a Web cam and usage ins as a tins slide out protection cam system. Because of ns sreduced CPU, movement detecti~ above wouldn'ns work-related well, and ns smaller storEra means you don'ns desire come record video.


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What model lappeak ins it?

Discover exactly how to cskinny up and also upgrade old hardware:

uncover ns business manual online (if you're happy it'ns a dell, Because afaik lock make avaitogether all your old manuals online) or find online because that the design name or number plus wordns like "take it apart" or "update cpu" or "update memory"

Cskinny ns dust out the the fan(s), they're pplunder complete of dust. If girlfriend have the right to figure the end how come open up ins approximately get come ns pan that's best, otherwise a couple of squirtns of wait in the vents will certainly ease things up.

probably max out ns ram and difficult drive, probably new battery - that old a lappeak Mean parts to be cheap on ebay.

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use a linux energy box, because that talk come devices with seriatogether or parallel ports, or (more useful) a netjob-related utility / diagnosticns box. Put a little linux distro like


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Itns a Compaq Armada 100s - 12.1" - K6-2+ - Win98 SE - 32 MB ram - 5 GB HDD


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