Subject: Re: [linux-audio-user] laptop advice needed
From: iriXx (m_AT_irixx.org)
Date: Sun May 19 2002 - 00:03:36 EEST
i've seen the hammerfall pcmcia in action (on a mac G3 powerbook... but
im not necessarily reccomending a powerbook) which was very
at the moment i'm running a refurb IBM thinkpad 600E which i got through
a dealer pretty cheap... it does very nicely for audio, just powerful
enough but not all that expensive (and probably cheaper in the US than
here in the UK)...
hope that helps,
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Dave Phillips wrote:
> Greetings: > > I'm shopping for a laptop and need some advice. Of course I want > decent audio I/O, and I'd also like to be able to run OpenGL software; > basically, I want to be able to run Pd/GEM on it. I'd love to be able to > run Ardour on it too. I'll be installing Debian on the machine, possibly > Red Hat too. > > I have about US$1000 to spend and can purchase a machine at dealer > cost. I don't need a cutting edge model (do I?). I do need > recommendations, personal reports, whatever relevant info you can throw > my way. I also need to make the purchase quickly, within the next three > or four days. TIA! > > Best regards, > > == Dave Phillips > > The Book Of Linux Music & Sound at http://www.nostarch.com/lms.htm > The Linux Soundapps Site at http://linux-sound.org > > >
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