dell notebook

John Dangler jdangler at
Sat Sep 2 14:09:43 UTC 2006

I have a Dell Inspiron 8600 that I have been running Ubuntu 5.10 and now
6.06LTS on.  I started with Breezy in January of this year, and have
been running Dapper since its release in June of this year.  I have to
say that, aside from some strange 'pauses' every once in a while, it
seems to perform fine.  Both wired and wireless nic ran fine under
Breezy (I haven't checked wireless with Dapper as of yet), the USB
devices - cam and usb drives worked fine under both versions.  Sound
works fine, cd/dvd works fine (for viewing use xine - totem just sucks).


On Sat, 2006-09-02 at 14:32 +0100, Ralph Thaller wrote:
> I ordered a dell inspirion notebook and i want ubuntu linux on it. are
> there known problems with dell notebooks?
> thx Ralph

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