On Thu, 30 Mar 2006 14:26:08 +0000, Lobo wrote:
> On Thu, 30 Mar 2006 14:25:36 +0100, Roy Schestowitz
> <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>I am very disappointed with Linux installers. Disappointed because they have
>>become so intervention-free. They make me feel like a boor. They ask which
>>language I speak because they cannot read my mind. Sometimes, they make me
>>feel special; they ask me to swap CD's.
>>Linux has no future. It offers no challenges anymore. It's only for those
>>idiots who just want things to always work...
> That's why I'm running Dappar (beta). I got bored with Breezy. It just
> worked. Unfortunately, Dapper hasn't faired much better for me.
I had the same experience with Dapper on a Compaq Solo laptop. I was
looking for a project and doing laptops has always proven to be a bit of a
challenge especially with a beta pre-release.
So I install it, boot it up, and...everything just worked! Sound, video,
builtin NIC, suspend, touchpad, even the FN buttons!
> Maybe I'll have to go back to fixing Windows boxes for something to do
Ugh. Which reminds me, I'd better get to work. :-/
rapskat - 09:57:44 up 15 days, 1:14, 3 users, load average: 0.06, 0.06, 0.01
"Smile despite the circumstances and laugh throughout the pain.
Life is full of hardships but it is how you deal with them that will, in
the end, define your character."