ok... yes i am making this thread. yes i have seen many threads like this. Now that that is out of the way. Ok i have a P3 Panasonic CF-48 P3 running at 493 Mhz And it has a 192 megs of Ram. Working cd/rom and floppy Only modem no ethernet (i use a wirless card andf it works just fine) I have several hardrives for it. and i want to play a version of linux. I am sad to say i am a noob at this. Ok. I want suggestions of what would be the most painless linux diststro for the above laptop. THis is just to play with it for the most part (lap runs Xp pro really well).