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Old 12-05-2017, 02:21 AM   #1
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Are these laptops compatible with mx linux os?


Hello.Are these laptops compatible with Mx linux os:Lenovo IdeaPad110s https://www3.lenovo.com/us/en/laptop...10S_(11,_Intel) -Hp stream 11 http://store.hp.com/us/en/pdp/hp-str...energy-star%29
 
Old 12-05-2017, 03:28 AM   #2
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a laptop that comes with windows pre-installed and is more than 1 year old is most likely compatible with any gnu/linux.

please inform yourself before starting a thread for every question that pops in your head.
http://distrowatch.com/table.php?distribution=mx
 
Old 12-05-2017, 05:53 AM   #3
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I've had two hp streams 11s and they work fine in linux, even debian stable. The wifi was a bit jank for the first year-ish though. Six months if you veered outside of the distro. But tech that dates back to 2014.
 
Old 12-07-2017, 08:37 AM   #4
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careful with hp and lenovo

locked down bios restrictions for certain plugin cards

some network cards will not work later, see ebay for example. => keyword whitelist on google
 
Old 12-07-2017, 12:58 PM   #5
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these models it wouldn't matter if there's whitelists or not, everything is soldered to the board (including wireless card), so there's nothing you can replace anyway.
 
  


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