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Puppy Linux is a family of Linux distributions meant for the home-user computers.

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Puppy review by Andrew O.
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"It's great in a pinch"

What do you like best?

It make sold hardware usable and computers without hard drives or computers that you don't want to leave a trace on very usable. It boots fast and it just work once you do the initial setup each time.

What do you dislike?

I can never ever get the save file working correctly. I have tried multiple times over the years. I think it's best to sometimes just leave it on.

Recommendations to others considering the product

If you're looking for a quick booting option and are use to things like DSL linux I'd say give it a spin.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

If I need access to a machines hard drive and the OS is busted I boot up with puppy and save data over the network.

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Puppy review by Agustín G.
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"Linux for old computers"

What do you like best?

With this distribution we can use linux in any equipment, whatever it may be, although it is quite old, it uses basic packages to work in low resource teams.

What do you dislike?

Some of the programs are too basic and in console, which gives us a somewhat old, but functional appearance.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

To be able to use a complete operating system in any PC.

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Puppy review by Tommy W.
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"cute but not ready to be my daily driver"

What do you like best?

Puppy Linux is a small, lightweight and fast distro.

What do you dislike?

It has some rough edges and for some reason, was a pain to install onto the harddisk

Recommendations to others considering the product

just something to try.. i can't imagine it being anyone's daily os

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Trying to use it on old hardware as a way to cut down on costs

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