From worst laptop in the world to quite nifty machine in a matter of 10 minutes? Yes, it’s possible with ArchLinux, particularly the MATErevenge distro. It’s really some of the best computing experience I ever had. And a special cherry on top are the Singularity and Firestorm viewers available from the Arch User Repository, AUR. Of course Orca’s problem with Singularity on Arch installs prevails but installing Firestorm remedied the situation. Looksie, I was able to save a snapshot on hard drive:
By the way, here I am at the FreeState Marina LCC outpost right now. Never heard of it before and found it incidentally on the worldmap. 🙂 Looks like a very cozy place.