[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: debian support and laptops

2009/12/9 Daniel Dalton <d.dalton@iinet.net.au>:
> Hi,
> Following is a list of laptops. I've narrowed it down to 3 and am
> considering buying one and running debian on it. How good is debian
> support on these machines? What is good, what is worth avoiding?
> I will be doing:
> programming, typing, msn, irc, web, email, music, virtual machines etc.
> Here is the list:
> 1. Acer travel mate 6293 AU$1799
> 2. hp Compaq 6530S  AU$1279
> 3. hp Compaq 610  AU$999
> Thanks for your help.
> Cheers,
> Dan
> Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)
> cnwAnAiw2ihwYNvm1+wwLu4WCCJ2mQL9
> =nUel

Hi Dan,

If you after an Acer can I suggest the Acer Aspirer Timeline 4810T.  I
have mine running on Debian Lenny without a lot of dramas, I have put
together a wiki page[1] about it.


[1] http://wiki.debian.org/InstallingDebianOn/Acer/Aspire_Timeline_4810T
[WWW] http://quail.southernvaleslug.org/
"The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level
of thinking we were at when we created them" - Albert Einstein

Reply to: