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Old 09-27-2009, 03:22 PM   #1
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Toshiba nb205

I'm wanting to put linux on my netbook (toshiba nb205). I tried ubuntu netbook remix and was unhappy, wifi would randomly disconnect, the system seemed to lag a lot, video playback was super choppy.

Now I'm not sure if all those were ubunut issues but I'd like to try a different distro

Anyone have a suggestion? I was personally thinking debian as that is what I normally use
Old 09-30-2009, 04:39 AM   #2
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I don't use netbooks, but these two seem worth a try.

Let me know if they turn out okay.


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