[ALUG] Has anyone heard of Entroware?

Chris Green cl at isbd.net
Sun May 28 19:31:46 BST 2017


On Sun, May 28, 2017 at 04:45:20PM +0000, Mark Wilson wrote:
>    Hi,
> 
>    I have. It's pretty good. Just a couple of issues. It didn't say on the
>    site that it there was no optical drive. I don't really need one but

I realised that, as you sya though it's less important nowadays with
USB sticks and such.


>    though small it is a laptop, not netbook. I opted for one with no
>    pre-installed OS but found that default Debian wouldn't install and I
>    had to find the 'non-free drivers' image. I'm using Arch now and that
>    installed without problems but I did think it a little odd that a
>    Linux-oriented machine would require non-free. Probably the Nvidia
>    graphics.
> 
>    I did like the being able to pick and choose options, picked twin
>    drives, SSD for root and swap, larger normal one for /home.
> 
Thanks for the feedback, very useful.  Which one did you get?  I'll go
for the 14" Orion if I get one.


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Chris Green



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