rheingold wrote:I'm shopping for a new laptop to install Mint. It will be used for basic emailing, openoffice, pictures, music(iPod). It won't be used for gaming or video editing. Any recommendations?
igorzwx wrote:Hi vie et mort!
Have you tried antiX or Mepis on it?
rheingold wrote:Is it safe to assume that if a laptop is listed as being Ubuntu-friendly that it will also work with Mint?
dawgdoc wrote:@ vie et mortvie et mort wrote:I have an Acer Aspire 5517 and I have tried the Linux Mint 7 Live Cd with it and the only problems I have had during was the lack of wireless Internet.
On my HP dv6119 laptop I did not have wireless from the live cd from either Felicia or Gloria. Once I partitioned, installed Mint, then selected the Broadcom wireless drivers I had no problems.