[lubuntu] New member, first (attempted) Lubuntu install

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm truly a beginner to Linux and my first post! I'm here with the hope of breathing some new life into an old computer. The system: Dell Dimension L866R tower (circa 1999) Pentium III 866MHz 256MB RAM (soon to be 512MB max-ed) 4+1 USB PCI card Soundblaster Live PCI sound card Dynex NIC PCI card Intel 82810E Graphics Controller (monitor currently connected to this) ATI Radeon 7500 video card (installed but not working; also have a Voodoo2 in a box that is not recognized by XP) currently running XP SP3 (slowly) I did some research and elected to try Lubuntu 12.04 first due to the age and (Hardware)