Anyone had bad experiences with a Dell Precision M65

Vulpes Velox v.velox at
Wed Apr 25 17:30:10 UTC 2007

On Wed, 25 Apr 2007 11:53:07 -0500
eculp at wrote:

> I am seriously considering one, more than anything else for the
> 15.4 inch screen with a resolution of 1920 X 1200, assuming that I
> can get that out of XOrg.  I want the resolution but don't want a
> monster laptop.  Apart from that the price seems ok with 2G of
> memory, and a Intel® 3945 802.11a/g Dual-band Mini-Card (DW1390)
> that should work someday ;)  I assume that the bluetooth will
> probably work and if not, no big deal.
> Thanks in advance for any information or suggestions,

From my experience getting that resolution out of Xorg will not be a
issue at all. My suggestion is to go with a Nvidia chipset if you
want decent graphics support. The ATI ones that are common lack 3d
support. I am not sure how the generic Intel ones are for that, but
been less than impressed with them under windows from what I have

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