[rescue] What is an XTerminal 1?

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at yahoo.com
Tue Dec 31 16:31:42 CST 2002

--- "Sheldon T. Hall" <shel at cmhcsys.com> wrote:
> I think the secret lick for a small, quiet Xterminal is a modest
> laptop Windows PC with Cygwin/XFree86.  Something like P-II 300
> or so will do.  Use an external keyboard and mouse.  No fan,
> almost no heat, takes up minimal room.

PII-300s tend to have fans, in my exp... (but my exp. is limited)

> Around here, you can buy an older laptop for less than an SVGA LCD
> screen.

True, but I think his main problem is noise, not space... Esp. if he
can shove a fex boxen out of the room, space won't be an issue...


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