[ubuntu-in] Looking for a laptop

Mir Nazim mirnazim at gmail.com
Mon Oct 6 15:14:41 BST 2008


On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 7:19 PM, Onkar Shinde <onkarshinde at gmail.com> wrote:
> <snip>
>> Wireless  :-  Atheros 6k-9k chipset
> </snip>
>
> AFAIK, Atheros cards require binary/non-free blobs/firmware. I think
> Intel cards have 100% Free drivers. Please correct if I am wrong.
>
> By the way, don't even buy HP Compaq series laptops. You will regret later.

I think HP's business series is a good

Anybody using a ThinkPad??
It would be great if someone on the list has used both IBM ThinkPad as
well as Lenovo ThinkPad, so that there can be a comparison

>
> @Dharan,
> Do you have any statistics related to 'intel is lot better than amd'?
>
>
> Onkar
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