Notebooks and Distros

Christopher Hallsworth chrishallsworth at
Fri Jun 8 10:29:11 UTC 2007

I have a Toshiba notebook. Will Ubuntu work with those? Thanks.
On Thu, 07 Jun 2007 21:04:17 -0800, "Tim Keenan" <tkeenan79 at>
> Hi all,
> First off, if there's a better spot to ask this, please let me know.
> I just tried to install the Ubuntu Feisty Live CD without sighted 
> assistance on my Asus notebook.
> I got a few seconds passed the accessibility selection and it stopped 
> cold.  Someone told me the screen was completely blank.
> Hah, did I hink that was going to be easy?  Apparently Ubuntu doesn't 
> work well with Asus notebooks, especially the sound.
> Does anyone know of notebooks that work particularly well with a certain 
> flavor of Linux, preferably one that's not too cumbersome to set up?
>   I just bought this notebook a week ago, so it's not too late to return 
> it.  Of course, I'd rather keep it if possible.
> Thanks, all.
> -Tim
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