netbooks vs FreeBSD

Chris Rees utisoft at
Wed May 27 13:35:25 UTC 2009

2009/5/23 Wojciech Puchar <wojtek at>:
>> I'm about to buy a netbook, which:
>> - is compatible with FreeBSD (wifi is especially important)
>> - has a good battery life (at least 4 hours)
>> - has a normal HDD not an SSD
> point 2 and 3 is somehow incompatible - HDD takes more power. anyway in
> order of few watts, compared to CPUs taking 20-50W, excluding those really
> "mobile". so >4 hours on battery&HDD seems possible.

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