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Linux Laptops...
    #3361050 - 11/14/04 07:32 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

I was wondering if anybody can recommend companies that sell laptops with linux pre-installed on them? I work in IT, and have to work on SecureCRT command lines all the time anyway, so I figured to actually live out my morals, and not support an OS that I know is, simply put, quite crappy. So I've been looking on the net for laptops with pre-installed linux... I haven't been looking too hard yet, but thought I'd see if anybody here has a recommendation before I really start my search.

Thanks!


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Re: Linux Laptops... [Re: Krishna]
    #3361899 - 11/14/04 11:21 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

installing linux is the best 1st step to learning linux.

roll your own unless your specifically looking to avoid the M$ tax and/or put $ into OSS.


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Re: Linux Laptops... [Re: debianlinux]
    #3362088 - 11/15/04 12:09 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

www.emperorlinux.com

company down in Atlanta. supposed to be really good


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Re: Linux Laptops... [Re: freddurgan]
    #3369451 - 11/16/04 05:21 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

I had an Acer Travelmate with Centrino and Windows XP plus Linux. I recommend that!


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Re: Linux Laptops... [Re: Krishna]
    #3371339 - 11/16/04 10:50 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

I would probably look for a laptop barebones kit and install the OS myself. But I have a personal thing agaist brand name computers for some reason ....


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