Ultrathin Linux PC Envy
Jul 06, 2008, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
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Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"I want; I mean I really want, an Apple MacBook Air. Mind you, I
wouldn't kick a Lenovo ThinkPad X300 or Toshiba Portege R500 out of
my hotel bedroom either. If you're a Mac or Windows user you've got
several excellent top-of-the-line ultra-thin laptop choices. If
you're a desktop Linux user, your choices aren't that great. So
"Oh, there are excellent pre-installed Linux laptops. For a
full-powered one I see it as almost being a coin-toss between the
Lenovo R61 with SLED (SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop) 10 SP 2 and
the Dell 1420N..."