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From: Ovidiu Bivolaru <ovidiu@...>
Subject: Re: shopping for a laptop - tools to bring
Date: Wed, 16 May 2007 23:06:27 +0300
IBM/Lenovo ThinkPAD is great for Linux. I would recommend T-series
(T60/T60p or T4x (p))
http://linuxcertified.com/linux-laptop-lctp60.html

Regards,
Ovidiu

Devon Miller wrote:
> I am in the process of shopping for a new linux laptop.
>
> I'm currently running on an HP Pavilion ze1000 with an upgraded disk.
> It mostly works, but the VIA graphics chips means no compositing, no
> beryl, and anything  OpenGL is slow.
>
> I'm looking to upgrade and while I'm aware of the vendors specializing
> in Linux laptops. I also keep seeing some comparably equipped machines
> at the local office super store for sub $1000 prices.
>
> Does anyone know of a bootable CD intended for testing laptop (or
> desktop) functionality?
>
> I'm hoping someone out there has built something on top of Knoppix or
> Gentoo's LiveCD that will examine the hardware and report what's good
> and what's bad.
>
> Anyone familiar with such a disc?
>
> dcm

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