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Old 16th July 2009, 06:22 AM
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The Perfect Fedora Laptop?

I recently sold my old laptop which had Fedora 10 installed on it, because a lot of the functions didn't work while using Fedora:

-WIRELESS ONLY WORKED WITH NDISWRAPPER (which, for me, was annoying since i wanted to use aircrack....)
-etc, etc, etc....

I'm shopping for a new laptop, and want to buy one before school starts again.

If anyone has had a 'near to perfect' experience using their laptop running Fedora, could you please post your model and a description of how everything works.

I wanted this thread to be dedicated to laptops that actually work very well when running Fedora.

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Old 16th July 2009, 06:41 AM
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There are a number of threads on here on that subject however a good place to start will be the Laptop thread http://forums.fedoraforum.org/showth...137531&page=23
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Old 17th July 2009, 08:27 PM
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Any from the HP Pavilion (dv6000+) would do. Now that the wl broadcom is widely available. Rest hardware work out of the box. I had no problems whatsoever with any distro i threw at it.
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