RedHat, SuSe, Caldera, or Mandrake? was: [thechat] Can you survive on Linux alone?

Jeremy Ashcraft ashcraft at
Tue Jun 5 14:18:52 CDT 2001

> About Mandrake, I keep hearing that it's been
> optimized to run on Pentium processors, right?
> I have two AMD K6-2s, would installing Mandrake
> on those boxen make any sense?

Well, yes and no.  It is optimized for "pentium class" and higher
processors(i586,i686), so you can't run Mandrake on an old 386 or 486.  Your
K6-2s should work just fine


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