[LINK] Fwd: Today on Catch - Asus EEE PC 701 Netbook only $259.90

Brendan Scott brendansweb at optusnet.com.au
Fri Jun 5 12:28:36 EST 2009

Marghanita da Cruz wrote:
> Brendan Scott wrote:
>> Pilcher, Fred wrote:
>>> Jan wrote:

> Doesn't appear that ASUS has abandoned linux. GNU Linux seems to be
> available for a number of later models (the tradeoff is between hardware
> and OS ie additional hardware or MSwindows). The problem is that after
> the 701, linux models aren't generally available in Australia.
> <http://event.asus.com/eeepc/comparison/eeepc_comparison.htm>

>From time to time I have been casually searching the web for Linux based models available in Sydney.  The only ones I can find are 701s.  If you have links, please let me know.  I think the general consensus is that Asus has got what it wanted from Linux.    

> I doubt the linux community's obsession with installing their own distro
> helped but it seems to have resulted in eeebuntu

easypeasy now

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