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Old 11-16-2010, 07:53 AM   #1
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via vm8500


Has anyone tried Linux on a netbook with VIA WM8500-8505 cpu?

Last edited by cconte; 11-18-2010 at 12:51 AM. Reason: error in cpu name
 
Old 11-17-2010, 02:38 AM   #2
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Yes. Someone has. It works. I'll tell you that without having first-hand knowledge.

(on the other hand, according to google, the VM8500 is a hitachi videorecorder and not a VIA CPU)...

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Old 11-18-2010, 12:51 AM   #3
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Yes. Someone has. It works. I'll tell you that without having first-hand knowledge.

(on the other hand, according to google, the VM8500 is a hitachi videorecorder and not a VIA CPU)...
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i mistake, wm8500
 
  


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