[WNYLUG-Users] Dell mini Netbook and Linux

Robert Stockdale robert.stockdale at gmail.com
Mon Feb 6 21:02:50 EST 2012


I have an Asus EEE netbook with ubuntu netbook remix. Works great for me!


On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 5:33 PM, Phil Viverito <phil.viverito at gmail.com>wrote:

> I am using an Asus EEE (512 MB ram, 900 mhz, 4 GB SSD) with Mint LXDE. It
> is very nice, I have managed to cram Libre, Red Notebook, GIMP and Bluefish
> on to the 4 GB internal drive. I might be pushing my luck if I install
> anything else.
>
> Prior to Mint, I was using Ubuntu Netbook Remix. I loved it, but it was
> one my first installs of Ubuntu and I kept breaking it. It was all Luser
> error I am sure. I was planning to back go back but Mint LDXE is very nice.
>
> I have also tried Xandros and XFCE. Xandros isn't very good but XFCE was
> worked very well. I didn't like the "feel" which was my only reason for
> switching.
>
> If I could get my hands on another netbook, I would definitely have one
> with Remix and Mint LDXE.
>
> Phil
>
> On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 4:37 PM, Robert Wolfe <rwolfe at fpsoft.net> wrote:
>
>> Ubuntu is great for Netbooks as it has a “Netbook Remix” release just for
>> netbook PCs.****
>>
>> ** **
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>> *From:* users-bounces at wnylug.org [mailto:users-bounces at wnylug.org] *On
>> Behalf Of *J G
>> *Sent:* Monday, February 06, 2012 1:35 PM
>> *To:* users at wnylug.org
>> *Subject:* [WNYLUG-Users] Dell mini Netbook and Linux****
>>
>> ** **
>>
>> Does anyone use Linux on there Netbook.   Which do you use?   My wife got
>> a netbook, she hates it****
>>
>> Win 7 and internet is very sluggish.   She basically uses computer for
>> facebook email yahoo, ****
>>
>> sometimes checks out things on youtube.   What would be aneasy to use
>> distro that will be fast ****
>>
>> also.  ****
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Bob Stockdale
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