Windows 7

Ben Stones ben at
Fri Mar 30 03:46:32 UTC 2012

Ubuntu works best on hardware acceleration capable graphics cards as you know, so you may wish to opt to install Xubuntu instead which uses the lightweight Xfce desktop environment.


On 30 Mar 2012, at 03:11, Ted Hilts wrote:

> I had to get this notebook (PS200 cpu) but most of my network is Linux
> -- the recent machines are Ubuntu. I have two problems. First problem is
> that I do not like the new Ubuntu direction(I don't like any of it
> because my older machines can't handle the screen behavior and Ubuntu
> appears to be moving quickly into the commercial side if things and
> won't support any of the traditional stuff especially development
> tools). The second problem is that Windows 7 notebook can't see any of
> my Linux machines and that includes the Ubuntu machines. I know I am not
> winning any friends here but does any one have any ideas?
> Thanks--Ted
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