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Re: sony vaio laptops

On Sat, Nov 25, 2000 at 09:01:15PM -0500, Jordan Evatt wrote:
> Anyway, I obviously want to make sure the Vaios have good video graphics
> capabilities and excellent linux support for all that is included with them.
> The only personal drawbacks I have against the Vaio's (the superslim pro
> model) is the fact that they don't have drive bays for dvd-rom/floppy drive,
> and the fact that it only has a 12.1" screen. Mine has a 13.3" screen, good
> grief. Does anyone have any good success stories installing/using linux
> (debian specifically) on the Vaio's? Thanks. Oh, I'm on the list, so no need
> to reply to me directly.

I am happily running woody on my F480.  It's had Debian installed on it since
May (potato then woody)..  Everything works, including sound and X4.  The
sony TFT's are *awesome*.  I think mine is a 13".


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