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Old 11-27-2008, 05:12 PM   #1
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Cool Not a question just a statement Samsung NC10


Not a question just a statement been looking for an ASUS Eee 1000H for a few weeks here in the U.K to no avail...
Anyway got hold of a Samsung NC10 with much the same specification and price. Ran it for a day or two with the default OS xp . Then I added a USB DVD drive and tried Mandriva 2009 live . Checked out the hardware only the bluetooth seemed to be a little tricky. So I installed 2009 power pack as as a duel boot system to see how it went . Went like a dream so I have now ditched the default OS and run Mandriva 2009 pp on its own , everything works out of the box even the bluetooth.
 
Old 11-28-2008, 12:04 AM   #2
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Welcome to LQ! You might consider writing up a submission to LQ's Linux Answers Congrats on resolving the problem
 
Old 11-29-2008, 05:42 PM   #3
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Glad to hear it's useable with Linux. Did the function/multimedia keys work as well?

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Old 11-30-2008, 11:28 AM   #4
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fn keys

unfortunately not then again I have no need use them
 
  


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