[WBEL-users] min spec
Philip.R.Schaffner at nasa.gov
Wed Oct 8 16:59:56 CDT 2008
On Tue, 2008-10-07 at 16:18 -0700, Rogue Spider wrote:
> I have looked over every readme faq and list and am yet to find one
> page listing the minimum hardware required to run whitehat on.
> I have a really old computer i wanted to use it on.
> so does anyone know the answer plz give me a shout;?
WBEL4 should have about the same HW requirements as CentOS4 or Fedora
Core 3. WBEL3 should have a bit lower requirements. This link may give
See also http://www.redhat.com/rhel/compare/ but note that the minimums
listed there are for supported systems and are probably higher than the
A text-mode install may help. Running a light-weight window manager
such as XFCE, rather than GNOME or KDE, will help in GUI mode -
available from CentOS extras, and/or some other EL4-compatible 3rd-party
Could try an EL4-derived LiveCD for a safe compatibility test:
Only sure way to tell is to give the install a try on your hardware.
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