My Red Hat Linux 7.2 doc says its probably compatible with any computer built
within the last two years, so I have my doubts. I may try it as a last gasp,
though - thanks.

Ian

nico wrote:

> On August 13, 2002 10:51 pm, ian wrote:
> > Hi -
> >
> > I have an old Epson ActionNote 4SLC/25 laptop running Windows 3.1. I
> > don't think it will run Windows 95/98 at a worthwhile speed, but think
> > it might be ok for teaching myself Ruby in DOS mode. So, will the
> > current release of Ruby run on this ancient platform, or is it time to
> > donate this turkey?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Ian
>
> You might want to consider installing linux without any graphical stuff.
> Depending on your hardware you could be able to run a command line, an editor
> and the ruby interpreter.
>
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