Netbooks

Started Aug 21, 2011 | Discussions thread
fulgacian
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Re: Netbooks
In reply to rolandb, Aug 22, 2011

I was at your very same point last summer. I looked at an Epson EP-5000 for a backup, but it seemed to me like Epson staff is a bit -humm- crazy about the price, so I bought an Acer netbook w/ 1GB RAM / 160GB HD / 6 cell-battery, all for 250 EUR (but prices have dropped a lot since then).
I then upgraded the memory to 2GB, and replaced the HD by a 500GB a had at home.
Then I installed Ubuntu linux on it.

It was deep slow to run BibblePro or RawTherappe on it, so I took all the pics in RAW+JPEG, and that was it.

As noted on previous posts, pack a mouse

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