Stephane Deschamps wrote: > [ubuntu snippage] > > ... although I could not install any ubuntu, knoppix, etc, on my vaio > VGN-S3HP, for nvidia reasons. > > So, about the original question: I'm not sure I'd advise a vaio for a linux. fwiw, ubuntu hoary 5.04 installed just fine on my old Vaio Z600-LEK which I sold on ebay a few weeks ago. Then again, that's an old PIII cruftything which won't compare to whatever Centrino goodness they're chucking in Vaio kit these days :) -- _ __/| William Anderson | It's called a "changeover." The movie \`O_o' neuro at well dot com | goes on, and nobody in the audience has =(_ _)= http://neuro.me.uk/ | any idea. U - Thhbt! GPG 0xFA5F1100 | -- the Narrator, "Fight Club"