A rant on Dell and linux/ubuntu

ed horned0wl93 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 1 12:16:45 CDT 2009


Pastor JW wrote:
> On Monday 01 June 2009 6:20:13 am Art Alexion wrote:
>   
>> Very good point.  If I buy a laptop, I want to be sure all of the hardware
>> works with Linux.  If Dell is selling Linux pre-installed, I would be more
>> likely to buy a Dell.
>>
>> Otherwise, I'd buy a System 76.
>>     
What's a "System 76?"
>
> Except for the nVidia card, it looks like a very fine machine!  If Dell 
> doesn't get a factory installed Ubuntu XPS M1530n available again soon, I may 
> take a closer look at the Pangolin Performance instead.  
>   
2Qs: 

What's up with nVidia?  I have 2 machines (a Dell and an Acer) running 
Ubuntu over nVidia video cards, and have no problems...

Pangolin?

Cheers;
Ed
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