Hardware Support

Matt Zimmerman mdz at canonical.com
Tue Sep 28 19:21:59 UTC 2004

On Tue, Sep 28, 2004 at 01:33:58PM +0100, Benjamin Edwards wrote:

> http://wiki.ubuntu.com/HardwareSupport is workable at the moment but what
> happens when there are hundreds of entries.
> I see a good hardware compatibility database being a very important and
> goes someway towards countering the fact that most hardware works with
> Windowz.
> It could also be twined with gaging who is running Ubuntu on what.  how
> about allowing people to log into the site and creating machine with
> details of hardware and what works.

This is something we'll be looking into in the future. We'll get there, but
for now, the wiki is simple to use and required no setup, and should meet
our needs for the near term (and hopefully provide some seed data for a
hardware database).

 - mdz

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