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PostPosted: Sat Nov 01, 2008 4:26 am 
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yeah - been looking it all up on the web. The tower is ideal to start my Linux education...


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PostPosted: Sat Nov 01, 2008 9:48 pm 
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legrandefromage wrote:
yeah - been looking it all up on the web. The tower is ideal to start my Linux education...


Actually, I'd go for one of the laptops. You should be aware that any modern linux desktop setup will require similar system resources to Windows XP (not quite so much as Vista though).

One of those laptops should run something like xubuntu quite nicely I'd think...


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Just got a much faster desktop (no HDD) to play with. Just need to let it dry out. :shock:



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Random case with an AMD Sempron 2800, 2gb ram, 120gb hdd

now I'm happy! (using it to type this....)


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lol thats it i moving down by you and finding your tip :lol:


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The posties happy - just gave him the other tower to play with... :lol:


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