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Linux toast as Apricot gets in a netbook jam

Oct 23, 2008, 17:01 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Davey Winder)

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"Surely that is more of an Apricot failing than a Linux one? It is hard not to accept that a modicum of work at the Apricot end would have resulted in a Linux OS that is just as user friendly as a Windows XP one out of the box. After all, every other netbook manufacturer that I can think of has a Linux version and the Internet is not awash with complaints about installation."

"Of course, choosing SuSE Linux Enterprise Edition might have had something to do with it, what's wrong with a Ubuntu variant or one of the many dumbed-down-distros just crying out for netbook use?"

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