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Jul 14, 2009, 19:01 (0 Talkback[s])
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Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

"On the front with the products which support free software and drivers, things don’t look much better. While I’m sure it must be somewhere in the 603-page “datasheet” of the chip set, I just couldn’t find anything about max resolutions. And the ready products? Again, most makers don’t give you numbers, while others say something like 1920×1080. Hello? Are we nowadays watching movies all day? I prefer 16:10 instead of 16:9, and while I don’t care what other people do (and buy), I would miss those additional 120 lines (that’s about 2.5 times the height of both menu bars of Gnome, or almost 5 times the height of a single one). A loss, if you leave them away, at least for work."

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