are we going to handle the laptops during the meeting on Monday?<br><br>
<div><span class="gmail_quote">On 5/17/07, <b class="gmail_sendername">bobbie sellers</b> <<a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">email@example.com</a>> wrote:</span>
<blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="PADDING-LEFT: 1ex; MARGIN: 0px 0px 0px 0.8ex; BORDER-LEFT: #ccc 1px solid">Hi jim stockford, n 05/17/07, you wrote:<br><br><br>> I tho't some of you'd be interested, after the noise,
<br>> that this is actually in the works.<br><br>> the mysterious person has given me, jim, the bin<br>> full of laptops with the expressed wish to pass them<br>> out to veterans, per Susan's request.<br>
> I've got to gussy them up a bit--get the old data off,<br>> put linux on, one needs a hard drive (which is<br>> coming, compliments of the mysterious person).<br>> The linux distro that I'm considering is Ubuntu.
<br>> Anybody got opinions?<br>> the laptops do not have wi-fi, so wi-fi is a matter<br>> of getting PCMCIA cards. Opinions are welcome.<br><br> I will see if the homecare provider who wishes to have<br>a laptop feels she can afford to pay for a wireless card and
<br>offer her my assistance in the ordering of same.<br><br> Meantime I downloaded the current DSL iso and made a boot<br>install disk which might be useful for those binned machines<br>with a cd-rom and a smaller capacity drive and less memory.
<br><br> later<br> bliss<br><br>--<br>bobbie sellers - (Back to Angband) Team *AMIGA*<br> bliss at california dot com<br><br> I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs<br>treat us as equals. -- Winston Churchill
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