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Re: What *nix do you recommend for a laptop?

by blockcipher (Beadle)
on Feb 29, 2008 at 16:40 UTC ( #671212=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to What *nix do you recommend for a laptop?

I have installed Elive on two different laptops and it works great on each. One is an odd-ball brand I never heard of and the other is a Toshiba. Only real problem was wireless networking, but I have an NetGear PCMCIA card, so that became a non-issue. In fact, my wife's laptop is running Elive from the LiveCD and it works fine. Elive give you a very nice UI (Enlightenment) without a lot of bloat.

I've tried a number of distros and this one is my absolute favorite.

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