[scribus] Linux Distro 4 Scribus + 1.7GHz Celeron 256MB RAM

Asif Lodhi asif.lodhi at gmail.com
Mon Aug 31 04:59:01 CEST 2009

Hi Judy,

On 8/31/09, jwminer at accessvt.com <jwminer at accessvt.com> wrote:
> Nobody has mentioned VectorLinux. I am running VectorLinux 6
Well, I just did in my earlier post in this thread in addition to all
the other lightweight linux distros that I found when I was searching
for such distros the whole night.
> Scribus has always run for me with no problems. The same is true for
> Gimp and Inkscape.

Beautiful, thanks.

> User support is excellent with a very friendly and helpful user
> support forum.

Good to know.

> VectorLinux 6 Standard uses XFce or LXDE as desktop environments. I
> have Gimp, Inkscape, and Scribus running in VL6 Standard under XFce
> on a 1.3 GHz Celeron with 1 gig of RAM. They run well. I have
> Scribus, Gimp, and Inkscape under VL6 Light on a laptop with a 2 GHz
> Mobile Celeron and 512 megs of RAM. I have no complaints about
> performance. It would be better with more RAM but the programs are
> usable with 512.

Good to know.

> You can download the ISOs here:
>  http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-6.0/iso-release/

I already did it yesterday! :)

Thanks and Best Regards,


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