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Behold the perils of trying to turn the family and friends support line into a sideline

keithpeter
Windows

"My parents keep offering to pass on their old, really old, laptops to family members and I keep persuading them that they will not be doing them any favours"

Wipe the hard drives, install Ubuntustudio and suggest parents donate to local digital arts/music/hackerspace

https://toplap.org/

https://jaromil.dyne.org/journal/zero_dollar_laptop.html

Core duo upwards is usable

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