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Low-Spec Hardware? Try these Desktop Environments
I have selected my pick of desktop environments that are excellent candidates for older hardware. They typically run well on low-spec machines, even a system with a Pentium II 266MHz CPU, a processor that is now 16 years old. All of the desktops are released under freely distributable licenses. If your Linux box feels sluggish in general use, try one of the desktops featured below. It may just save you from discarding a perfectly good machine.

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Kega Fusion
Kega Fusion is an impressive multi-console emulator created by Steve Snake. The emulator supports most of the Sega consoles, including the GameGear, Genesis (Mega Drive), Master System, Sega 32X, Sega CD, Sega Pico, SG-1000, SG-3000 and SF-7000. Read more


  • GPS receiver GPS-BR305-Z6
    this unit is designed specifically for use with the Sharp Zaurus family (SL-6000, SL-5600, SL-5500, SL-5000D, SL-C700, SL-C750, SL-C760, SL-C860). This GPS receiver plugs directly into the Zaurus minimizing the need for extra cables and adaptors. Just plug in the GPS receiver and the MHPower adaptor (shown) or the AC power adaptor, and your Zaurus will receive an accurate stream of NMEA data for use with your favorite GPS software
  • LaserChamp Bluetooth Barcode Scanner
    ideal for a wide range of data collection applications. Inventory, field service, asset tracking, time & attendance, healthcare, and even POS are all possible with this scanner since it operates in memory, tethered and, wireless bluetooth modes
  • ZDevMaster
    access Comtrol DeviceMaster RTS serial ports with Zaurus SL-5500, SL-5600, SL-C700, SL-C750, SL-C760, as well as from Linux, and Windows machines
  • zFree Hand
    designed specifically for use with the Sharp Zaurus SL-5600, SL-5500. It allows simple one-handed scanning in virtually all environments. The comfortable size is specially designed to fit both small and large hands alike, allowing comfortable one-handed
  • ZThinCable
    provides a superior serial cable solution to the Sharp CE-170TS cable. The Sharp CE-170TS cable does not allow access to the keypad, or power connector of the SL-5600/5500 when the cable is attached. ZThinCable allows the SL-5600/5500 keypad cover to be fully open allowing complete access to the keypad and power connector, with the serial cable connected

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