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Re: [SLUG] New lappy success!
- To: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] New lappy success!
- From: "afries@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <afries@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2005 06:53:52 +0950
- Reply-to: afries@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> So if anyone has been wondering what makes for a painless
> Linux+Lappy combination, I highly recommend the HP NC6230
> with Ubuntu/Kubuntu. Note though, this lappy comes
> standard with the evil Broadcom Wifi chipset - I ordered
> mine specifically with the IPW2200BG Wifi as I knew it was
> supported under Linux. Supoort those whose support F/OSS!
Congratulations on painless transition! I'm just curious who
did you buy this laptop from? Because I just visited HP's
online store and they don't even seem to sell this model
(the closest I found was Compaq nc6220) and they don't
provide any options regarding wifi chipsets...