[ubuntu-in] Thinking of buying a laptop

Prateek Sharma prateek3.14 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 3 08:22:47 BST 2007

On 9/3/07, Roshan <d_rosh2001 at yahoo.co.in> wrote:
> -- nan budh wrote:
> > Friends, I plan to buy a laptop. Any suggestions
> > which one should i buy? I want an intel dual core
> > model.
> Best would be a Thinkpad (R Series). A entire website
> is dedicated to Thinkpad.

The old IBM thinkpads had good linux compatibility. You can forget it
on the lenovo ones. AFAIK, nothing's worse than lenovo at present.

> Buy a mac book. It comes with FreeBsd pre-installed and you can
install ubuntu on it separately.

Yeah right. It's same like saying "install windows, it comes with
loads of BSD code"

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