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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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RuneScape
RuneScape is a MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game). In RuneScape you can go exploring, or earn a living practising a craft such as cooking or crafting. Many of the characters in the game can give you quests to explore, each with different rewards. Read more

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  • Atleto
    Atleto is an Open Source program for logging physical activites written in C++ using the Qt library. It is released under the GNU General Public License.
  • Crosti
    Crosti is an open source tool that lets you build your own cross stitch designs. It allows you to make your own unique cross stitch design from custom images. Read more
  • Kenozooid
    Kenozooid is software used to plan and analyse diving activities. Features like dive data plotting and analysis, dive computer support along with simple but powerful logbook maintenance and dive calculators are already implemented.
  • Knitter
    Knitter produces a 3-dimensional model of a knitting pattern. It supports KnitML, as well as a native language similar to that of traditional knitting patterns. It uses wxWidgets as a GUI framework and is available for Windows, Unix, and OS X.
  • Knitting Pattern Generator
    Knitting Pattern Generator is a Python script to convert image files (PNG, GIF, BMP, etc.) into knitting patterns.
  • KXStitch
    KXStitch allows you to create cross stitch patterns on a grid using the supplied tools. It can convert images to cross stitch charts. Read more
  • Model Railroad System
    The Model Railroad System is a software package that can help you run your railroad. It allows you to operate your layout, from running trains to working your signals and switches. It has support for a network of Bruce Chubb CMR/I USIC, SUSIC, and/or SMINI nodes, and/or a network of Lenz's XPressNet DCC nodes. Software to create switch lists for freight car forwarding and create timetables for your railroad are included. There is software to help with photographing your trains, and to compute the correct value for those pesky dropping resistors for LEDs and/or incandescent lamps.
  • Nyagua
    Nyagua is a little piece of software that may help you to manage your home aquarium. It can store data about measurements in aquariums and produce graphs from these.
  • OpenNumismat
    OpenNumismat is a handy and reliable application aimed at coin lovers, numismatists or amateurs looking to create a numismatics collection.



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