Re installing XP on Sony

Tore S Bekkedal toresbe at
Fri Mar 4 18:32:06 CST 2005

On Fri, 2005-03-04 at 09:40 -0700, woodelf wrote:
> Eric Smith wrote:
> >Why?  Linux is less OT than Windows XP, at least in terms of age
> >and ability to run on old hardware.
> >  
> >
> Well linux is still 386+ stuff.  Old PC hardware is pre 386+.
> Ben alias woodelf

Actually, Linux will run on an 8086, nowadays, completely without memory
management as an embedded OS :)

I vaguely remember seeing a page about running Linux on the Tosh 1000 :)

Tore S Bekkedal <toresbe at>

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