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Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

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Old 06-25-2008, 02:28 PM   #1
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Thinking of getting an hp tx2500z With the new Puma series AMD Turion...


My concern is: will this fresh off the market processor pose too many problems with all the latest distributions of Linux? I'm hoping it won't pose any problems at all really, but I figured there might be some people here with more understanding than I on the matter.

How is Linux with touchscreen tablets? Is this more of a BIOS related function, and the screen will just automatically work regardless of the xwindow flavor used? are there drivers for this? I'm so anxious yet so concerned .


Any knowledge about this matter is more than appreciated,
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Old 07-02-2008, 11:15 AM   #2
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Last week I read of a Linux distribution for touch screens & sub-notebooks. Sorry I do not remember a name. That distribution may have what you need to add to your favorite distro.
Puma must work with old OSs or clean install would not be possible.
 
  


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