[svlug] Let's get Darlene a notebook computer

Edward Cherlin echerlin at gmail.com
Thu Nov 1 19:22:02 PST 2007


Darlene, you are welcome to my old Linux Certified laptop with Debian.
The cursor keys don't all work, and the wireless is out, but I managed
with it for months before I got myself a newer one with Ubuntu.

On 11/1/07, Paul Reiber <reiber at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I agree. I do not have a laptop. So I want to have the code to look at and make notes on.
>
> SVLUG - I've gotta believe one or two of you have a handful of
> 3-or-4-year-old notebook computers laying around that could run Linux
> really well.  ...and in that case, I'll add - how about giving one to
> Darlene?
>
> Just 'cause the battery's dead and you have to run it from wall power
> doesn't mean we wouldn't really appreciate the contribution.
>
> Darlene's been a long-time volunteer with SVLUG - she's my go-to-girl
> for facilities/AV for our monthly meetings, for example.  If there's
> anyone who deserves a little good karma, she'd be the one.  So...
> please share if you're blessed so as to have a few extra machines.
>
> I'll do what I can to provide a few extra machines at the kernel
> walkthrough sessions, but it'd be great to get her a machine to use
> the rest of the time.
>
> Thanks in advance!
> -Paul Reiber
> SVLUG's President, Installfest Coordinator, and chief beggar too. :-)
>
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Edward Cherlin
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