I was given a 12-year-old laptop the other day: a Packard-Bell Easynote MX-37 (model: ALP AJAX C3). It has a dual-core Pentium T2310 CPU@1.47GHz.
I installed Linux Lite on it (an Ubuntu-based distro, 64-bit) and this runs well and tried to dual-boot it with MJ-xfce. However, neither 32-bit nor 64-bit MJ would boot fully from the installation DVD, getting stuck at the following screen notification:
I'd appreciate any help / advice with this ...