Re: Debian Sarge Compatible Laptop Hardware
Clive and Michael: Great, thanks for this info.
One thing - do both of the systems you mention use "standard"
components I can buy from anywhere? So if I want I can whack in more
RAM or a new hd?
On 8/1/05, Clive Menzies <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> 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
> > http://www.pc.ibm.com/uk/findreseller.html
> We've got a couple of Acer Aspires (1524WLMi and 2003WLMi) both running
> Debian. Checkout http://www.laptopsdirect.co.uk/Acer_Laptops/cat.asp
> www.clivemenzies.co.uk ...
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