[wellylug] linux sold preinstalled

andrej at paradise.net.nz andrej at paradise.net.nz
Fri Jan 11 14:04:43 NZDT 2008


Quoting Jethro Carr <jethro.carr at jethrocarr.com>:

> hi all,
> 
> Good news from the world domination front, the Wellington region DSEs
> are going to be selling Linux-powered Acer laptops sometime soon.
> 
> http://www.dse.co.nz/cgi-bin/dse.storefront/en/product/XC5822
> 
> They don't mention having wifi though.... having wifi work out-the-box
> would be great. :-)
Hope it's not Linpus?
http://larko.wordpress.com/tag/linpus/
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/general-10/linpus-linux-acer-aspire-4315-problem-installing-windows-612550/&highlight=Linpus


> I've been approached by one of the stores, asking if we want to include
> any Wellylug promotional materials with these machines.
> 
> What do we all think? A good idea to promote Wellylug to these new
> users?
I'd think so.  If it *is* Linpus as described above (and several
theads that I found googling after having read those) they can do 
with lots of help :}


--cheers,
Andrej




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