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Free Software Magazine: The Free Computer (Can We Do It?)

Dec 15, 2006, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"I'm sure like many of you out there you have experienced the same frustrations that I have when trying to install Linux or BSD on a laptop. We need a new approach.

"There's always some little piece of hardware that doesn't quite work or some feature that is only half implemented. Nowhere is this more obvious than when dealing with a laptop. So many laptops are arcane mysteries in how they are constructed. Sometimes it's just an awful chore just to get the thing to work right. Now I understand that some of the hardware is 'unsupported' on free software; but I don't think this is good enough..."

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