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Old 05-11-2005, 03:03 PM   #1
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Question best distro for Compaq 2100 laptop


Hey fellas,
Im the owner of a power packed(?) Presario2100 with an AMD 2800+, 1024ram and an ATI radeon graphic card with a HP WLAN 54g wireless card. I wanted to install FC3 but ran into trouble with the Graphic card and the WLAN card. I tried using the ndis wrapper and then the drivers but i just can make it through!
Anyone using any other distro's which are compatable with this laptop. Im a real newbie and I just want to get on the linux band wagon.
thank you for the help.
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Old 05-11-2005, 04:32 PM   #2
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I checked ubuntu hardware compatibility list, you laptop will probably work
I have a compaq presario X1000 notebook and have found kubuntu to work acceptably,
 
Old 05-11-2005, 06:27 PM   #3
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will try it out

thanks buddy. will run an install today and check it out..thank yu.
 
  


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