I disagree. Having only about 800 MB leeway is only going to work if you never install anything. (cache build ups etc in var).uncle mark wrote: I know about that discussion. But the bog standard base install of MX-64 I did the other night is showing as 3.2G, and that's including home. So I think it would be doable, as long as she didn't load it up with a bunch of extra packages.
I think it would be best to run frugal on that box as is, as somebody previously mentioned. Frugal is very fast and takes up around 1 GB