Re: Debian Sarge Compatible Laptop Hardware
On (01/08/05 15:51), Michael Ott wrote:
> > Wonder if anyone can help. I'm looking to buy a Debian Sarge
> > compatible laptop - yes, I know, most should probably be compatible,
> > but wanted to check that before I went ahead and bought one.
> > What I'm really after, is a make of laptop that uses components e.g.
> > ram, hard drive - that you can easily buy in an online shop like
> > scan.co.uk e.g.
> > http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Products.ASP?CatID=16&FilterCategories=41&Thumbnails=yes
> > As opposed to a laptop that uses brand-only parts e.g. DELL ....
> > So - any sugestions? Looking to buy second hand e.g. from someone like
> > http://www.2ndchancepc.co.uk/pclaptops.html.
> > Any suggestions/thoughts really appreciated.
> > Thanks, Jim.
> I would buy a IBM Thinkpad. I have a few laptops and the best is a this
> one. I have a R51. And here some resellers
We've got a couple of Acer Aspires (1524WLMi and 2003WLMi) both running
Debian. Checkout http://www.laptopsdirect.co.uk/Acer_Laptops/cat.asp
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