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Re: [SLUG] re: linux and laptops

On Wed, 30 May 2001, Michael F. wrote:

> It appears after some much needed hunting around. Thanks to the slug
> archives and also to www.linux-laptop.net, and also some other sites.
> I think I have settled on the IBM Thinkpad 600E, it seems to be a good all
> round unit, and the memory prices for upgrading this baby are very good
> since it doesn't use EDO ram.

The only thing you should remember about the 600E is that you canNOT use
the internal modem {it's a Winmodem}, and that unless things have changed
radically {which is possible} the sound won't work either.

Other than that, I'm perfectly happy with my 600E dual booting between
'Doze and Linux.