[sf-lug] new computer

Asheesh Laroia asheesh at asheesh.org
Tue Nov 13 19:07:49 PST 2007

On Tue, 13 Nov 2007, Tom Haddon wrote:

re: Dell:

> I actually just bought a laptop from them, as on a recent trip to Boston
> it became clear to me that the size and weight of my current laptop were
> way too much, and the broadcom wireless chip couldn't seem to handle
> wireless in the case of multiple APs for the same ESSID (which always
> seems to be the case at conferences).

Ouch, drat.

> Should be getting it in two weeks or so. I'll post to the list any 
> particularly notable experiences...

Cool.  I'm curious why you chose it over the venerable ThinkPads, of which 
I greatly enjoy the T43 variety.

-- Asheesh.

What soon grows old?  Gratitude.
 		-- Aristotle

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