Recommended laptop for FreeBSD 10.2 Xfce workstation?

David Christensen dpchrist at
Tue Mar 29 05:17:16 UTC 2016

On 03/28/2016 03:12 AM, Aleksander Alekseev wrote:
> Take a look on Fujitsu laptops, e.g. E733 (there are also many other
> models like this one). These concrete model seems to satisfy your
> requirements. Currently I'm running Ubuntu on it. But I don't see a
> reason why there should be any problem with FreeBSD since hardware
> seems to be compatible.

Please post if/ when you install FreeBSD 10.2, Xfce, etc., on your Fujitsu.

> Not sure regarding Wi-Fi though, but there are
> cheap and very small USB adapters like TP-LINK TL-WN725N and Edimax
> EW-7811Un that could solve this issue, see this list:
> Anyway you can usually check a laptop before paying for it. Also
> consider Apple laptops.
> Please note that you should use CURRENT branch use Intel GPUs at
> maximum especially OpenGL capabilities.

I'm looking for a laptop that runs FreeBSD 10.2 OOTB.

> There is also sometimes tricky
> to boot FreeBSD installer on todays laptops because of features like
> Fast Startup and Secure Boot. Here are some hints that can help you
> with that:
> Also I would like to recommend these articles:
> *

I'm looking for a laptop that runs FreeBSD 10.2 OOTB.

> * (use Google Translate)



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