[Cialug] Which Distro is best?
dchampion at visionary.com
Wed Jul 9 13:29:32 CDT 2008
That's odd that it works for a while, then stops... have you tried
unplugging the mouse & plugging it back in?
If you ask around here, someone may have some older hardware they'd be
willing to part with. :)
p.s. (off topic pedantic being a jerk etc) "Infact" is 2 words... "in
fact". I've seen that one used a lot lately... :p
Jeff Chapin wrote:
> Linux can run on slow, older hardware. Infact the support is often
> better on older, cheaper hardware than cutting edge stuff.
> Nick Johnson wrote:
>> i did the install through the live cd, and through the windows wubi
>> installer. both times the mouse didnt work, i tried two different usb
>> port mice, both of which work for about 10-15 minutes on ubuntu then
>> become obsolete. Also, the mouse and the keyboard are independent of
>> one another. And all those who said that i should get another
>> computer off of craigs list just for linux os, i am not familiar with
>> the system specs for linux, so would it need to be a fairly new
>> system or could it stand to be a few years old?
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