[Chugalug] Linux on Toshiba S75

Eric Wolf ebwolf at gmail.com
Fri Sep 6 00:01:47 UTC 2013


Don't just jump on Microsoft for UEFI. Apple's been doing it as well. Of
course, it's probably all an NSA plot...

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Eric B. Wolf                           720-334-7734




On Thu, Sep 5, 2013 at 5:56 PM, Andrew Pierce <foomonkey at gmail.com> wrote:

> I wanted to just buy a "commodity" laptop and run Linux on it like we used
> to be able to. I haven't bought a Windows machine in 10 years so I didn't
> realized how they'd F#%@'d things up as of late. Work provides me a Dell
> Latitude which runs pretty much any Linux flawlessly with no hokey UEFI
> crap.
>
> I had an IBM Thinkpad forever and it was solid as a rock. I might have to
> look at a Lenovo. But I've read where they generally have crappy displays.
> I'm sure you can spend more and get a better monitor.
>
> I've heard of System76 but never seriously considered. Sounds like I
> should.
>
>
>
>
> On Thu, Sep 5, 2013 at 7:40 PM, Jon Stanford <jbirdvegas at aokp.co> wrote:
>
>> I bought a laptop from System76 its fully customizable and cones with
>> Linux out of the box.  They make some great machines.
>>
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