Tek Bahadur Limbu
teklimbu at wlink.com.np
Sun Dec 2 23:58:34 PST 2007
Pandy, James R SGT NG NG FORSCOM wrote:
> How is it going.
> I'm geting ready to go over to Iraq on Dec 6th.
> I've used Linux for a few years now. A frind of mine sead that he would set up a laptop for me with FreeBSD as soon as I pick one up. I will not use MicroSoft WinBlows
> I looking to do mostly games on it but I'll also use it for the net and other things.
> If you were me what laptop would you look for. I'm thinking of the P4 type mabe a dule cord, around $700 to $1000 on ebay.
You should easily get a ThinkPad T30/T40 (P4-2.0 GHz/512MB RAM/60GB HDD)
on Ebay for about U.S.$350. But there are refurbished and not brand new.
Since you mentioned your budget of $700 - $1000, why not just buy a
brand new ThinkPad R61i or ThinkPad T61 which comes under $1,000?
Of course, FreeBSD is a great OS which can be used on your laptop. In
fact, 75% of my servers are based on FreeBSD.
But since you mentioned that the primarily use of this laptop will be
for gaming purposes, I don't think that FreeBSD is the right OS for this
stuff. Of course, I could be wrong because I don't play games on my
But you are free to try the gaming stuff on FreeBSD and provide us the
Anyway, SGT, take good care of yourself out there in Iraq.
> If you need to get ahold of my here is 2 e-mail address:
> james.pandy at us.army.mil
> lonewolfen359 at yahoo.com
> Thank you for any help that you can give me on this.
> James Pandy
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With best regards and good wishes,
Tek Bahadur Limbu
Jwl Systems Department
Worldlink Communications Pvt. Ltd.
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