[nSLUG] Lapotops

Daniel Morrison draker at gmail.com
Tue Oct 2 13:41:22 ADT 2007


On 02/10/2007, Greg O'Brien <gregmcal at eastlink.ca> wrote:

>             I am new to linux and am wondering about Ubuntu and can it be
> loaded on current laptops. I am thinking of purchasing a new laptop and hate
> the idea of Vista. I need a high end system such as a Toshiba quadro. Any
> advise or warnings of possible pitfalls would be appreciated.

Apart from researching the model you're interested in, you could just
bring an Ubuntu boot CD into the store and boot a few machines with it.
For the most part the standard hardware should "just work" but it can't
hurt to try it.

-D.



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