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Re: [SLUG] Are distro's no longer supporting 486's

<quote who="Jeff Waugh">

> Tonight, I've finally got around to setting up my old Compaq 486 as a
> gateway (instead of the current total overkill P2).

Here's my "I got it going!" yell.

It works fine, and very smoothly... When you don't use crap or misconfigured
hardware. :D Bad SCSI drive and unconfigured ISA network card = no Linux

Back to 'Linux just works' again. :)

- Jeff

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