Laptop or Notebook recommendation?
mneumann at ntecs.de
Wed Oct 3 06:29:13 PDT 2018
On Tue, Oct 02, 2018 at 04:59:51PM +0000, Dr. Martin Ivanov wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I have been using Slackware Linux for more than 12 years. Now I am considering
> giving a BSD a try and my choice has fallen on DragonFly. Unfortunately, the
> laptops I have are all with Nvidia video cards, which turn to be best supported
> by Linux, but as I realize not at all supported by DragonFly. So, I am
> considering buying a new laptop that will be fully compatible with DragonFly
> BSD. Any recommendations? The Supported Hardware page in the DragonFly website
> claims to be obsolete. Therefore, I will be happy to receive more up-to-date
> information about the hardware compatibility and probably specific laptop or
> notebook recommendations. I would be particularly happy if there happen to be
> newer models (not older than say 2-3 years) that are supported by DragonFly.
> Thank you very much for your attention!
Welcome to DragonFly!
If you are based in Germany, you might give Tuxedo Computers a try. I
don't own one yet, but plan on buying one. They are designed
specifically to work well on Linux, and according to the specs, graphics
and WLAN should work on DragonFly.
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