[Wolves] Free: Dell laptop Pentium II 233, 64MB RAM and 4 GB HDD

Matthew Revell matthew.revell at gmail.com
Fri Dec 19 14:54:10 UTC 2008

2008/12/16 Kris Douglas <webbox.uk at gmail.com>:
> 2008/12/16 Matthew Revell <matthew at understated.co.uk>:
>> Anyone want a free but tidy Dell laptop? It did have Win 95 on it but
>> I wiped it while installing Puppy from CD. It failed to install Grub
>> and now won't boot from CD and, obviously, there's no bootable OS on
>> the HD.
>> I'd love to get it working again myself but I think the CD drive must
>> be knackered and I don't really know what else to do. It has a floppy
>> drive but I don't have another floppy drive and it's too old to boot
>> from USB.

> hello, sounds like a nice little machine, what's the screen size?

Probably 15".

Turns out the CD-ROM works if you push it in a little.

Matthew Revell


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