[ubuntu-uk] MeeNee Notebook preinstalled Ubuntu £225
aeclist at candt.waitrose.com
Mon Jun 27 05:51:30 UTC 2011
On 26/06/11 22:49, Matthew Wild wrote:
> On 26 June 2011 18:14, Alan Pope<alan at popey.com> wrote:
>> On 25 June 2011 20:05, alan c<aeclist at candt.waitrose.com> wrote:
>>> Purchased new notebook laptop 'MeeNee' brand (?)
>> I managed to blag one from the manufacturer to review on the podcast.
>> If there's any specific things people want tested on this thing, let
>> us know.
> Of all things, I'm curious about the wifi kill switch. I've
> encountered laptops in the past where they are software-based (as
> most/all seem to be nowadays) and don't work terribly well in
> Ubuntu/Linux. This kind of issue affects battery life and being able
> to use them in (supposed) no-wifi-allowed places. Actually since it
> appears to have Bluetooth, the same questions apply there...
[Fn] [F1] is wifi kill and it works for off and then for on again ok
[Fn] [F2] is touchpad disable, also works
[delete] for bios
I do not see any setting for bluetooth in the bios
Ubuntu 10.10 allows turn off bluetooth by left click on icon for menu
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