This release of Ubuntu numbered 9.10, named Karmic Koala shows that is created with the top world class technology used today. It's clean, simple and the graphic desktop interface (Gnome and KDE) run fine on older machines. This most popular Debian based distribution is very modest in system requirements. This means that you can use it on whatever hardware you run into that has at least 700 MHz processor implemented in it.
700 MHz x86 processor
384 MB of system memory (RAM)
8 GB of disk space
Graphics card capable of 1024×768 resolution
The default software installed is followed by OpenOffice.prg, Pidgin and easy connection to services such as Yahoo, Gmail, MSN, Jabber, AOL and others. After trying this release Ubuntu Linux 9.10 Karmic Koala I realized that Linux based OS is more and more accessible to the average user today. Is both compatible for the beginners and for the Linux gurus as well. But this video will tell you more...