netbooks vs FreeBSD

Gabor Kovesdan gabor at
Sun May 24 13:44:02 UTC 2009

Alexandre "Sunny" Kovalenko escribió:
> I did not run FreeBSD on it, so I apologize for slight OT, but my wife's
> Samsung NC10 (2.8 lbs, 10.2" screen, 160GB 5400RPM HDD) is pushing 6
> hours of the battery life with the wireless on and memory upgraded to
> 2GB. This is under Windows XP HOME ULCPC though.
> Wireless card (as reported by Windows) is Atheros AR5007EG, so you might
> need to ask around whether it is supported by ath driver.
Thanks, that Samsung model seems pretty nice, as well, but it's 
significantly more expensive in Hungary than the Aspire ONE, while the 
specs are mainly the same. So I think I'll go for the Acer netbook if 
someone doesn't convince me quickly not to do so...

Gabor Kovesdan
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