Linked by Eugenia Loli on Tue 10th Apr 2007 19:24 UTC, submitted by Charl P. Botha
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "This is a more critical than usual mini-review of Ubuntu Feisty beta on an HP NC8430 laptop. It practically examines some of the problems laptop users will run into when trying to run Feisty on their hardware."
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Good breakdown
by raver31 on Tue 10th Apr 2007 19:38 UTC
raver31
Member since:
2005-07-06

I like it when a reviewer is honest and does not come off with the usual.....

"OOOOOOh it rocks. Ubuntu is amzing, Windows is pants, format all the Windows machines"

There will always be problems, and sometimes problems need to be highlighted, even if it is just to give an idea of the issues someone might face when trying it themselves.

The grass is not always greener!

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RE: Good breakdown
by flanque on Tue 10th Apr 2007 20:44 in reply to "Good breakdown"
flanque Member since:
2005-12-15

Ssshhhh!! You'll be modded down!

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RE[2]: Good breakdown
by ThawkTH on Tue 10th Apr 2007 20:52 in reply to "RE: Good breakdown"
ThawkTH Member since:
2005-07-06

Hahaha.

What do you think this is, /.?!

J/K, even here there's always that risk.
(And I do love /. ...I read it almost as often as OSN. Osn looks so much nicer on my Blackberry though...)

I agree - we need far more honest reviews that actually REVIEW...For God's Sake, this is an entire OPERATING SYSTEM (well, a distro...but still...)

It's nice to see a SYSTEM reviewed with hardware mentioned more than in passing.

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