[conspire] new laptop Fedora 13 with NVIDIA graphics card - yum update - now only blank screen

Mark Weisler mark at weisler-saratoga-ca.us
Sun Sep 19 19:45:05 PDT 2010

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Rick Moen wrote:
> Quoting Darlene Wallach (freepalestin at dslextreme.com):
>> I purchased a new laptop from Linux Certified with Fedora 13
>> installed.
> Your postings on this subject have not included what make/model of
> laptop this is.  That data could be vital.  Unfortunately, even though
> Linux Certified sells rebranded gear from major OEMs, the company isn't
> very good at telling you what upstream Taiwanese equipment it is selling
> you under the Linux Certified house brand (with the exception of the
> firm's 'LCTP' series, which are rebranded particular models of Lenovo
> ThinkPads).

I appreciate Los Alamos Computers because they actually do specify the
hardware on which they install Linux and then sell the computer. I hope to
one day buy from them and help support their work.


The information they publish is a sort of indirect hardware compatibility list.


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