newmans at sonic.net
Sat Aug 15 08:12:37 PDT 2009
I have an HP netbook and the hardware is pretty nice. Their "mi" distro
has a very simple GUI, and if the things you list are all she wants to
do it should fit her perfectly.
Skip Evans wrote:
> Hey Svluggers!
> I have a friend who wants a Netbook she can hang out in coffee
> shops with here in Hippie-Central, Madison, Wisconsin, so I
> thought I'd ask for any recommendations.
> She's going to do nothing but web based email and browsing,
> and maybe a bit of uploading from a digital camera.
> Obviously I am thinking Ubuntu is a good fit for her, and in
> fact I set her up with that at home and she loves it, "So much
> easier to use than Windows", she said. But, she may have just
> said that because she secretly harbors passionate, borderline
> obsessive lust for me, as do all women. (Me? Delusional?)
> *ahem*... so... Netbook recommendations? Preferably with
> Ubuntu installed?
> Tanks and bombs,
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