[brlug-general] gentoo portage; and laptops
dpuryear at usa.net
Sat May 25 10:24:49 CDT 2002
At 04:54 AM 5/25/2002 -0500, you wrote:
>I had two questions to ask you guys. First, John, how do you like the
>portage system in gentoo. I understand it's similar to bsd, but my
>brushings with bsd are few and far between.
>Secondly, I got a hankerin for a spendin alot of money, and I want a
>laptop. So I was looking at alienware's new
>They'll leave as much unpartitioned space as I want, although they won't
>give me a completely blank slate. Anyone see any problems puttin linux on
>one of these babies? I personally wouldn't think so, but I've never owned
>a laptop and don't know about the trials and tribulations that go with
>gettin linux to work on one.
Just make sure the video, sound, and network chips are supported.
Dustin Puryear <dpuryear at usa.net>
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