eeePC 901 and eeebuntu

A quick update: while I initially liked the default Linux installation on my eeePC (Xandros) I rather quickly began to dislike it when trying to install OpenOffice. It also felt… clunky. So, I did a bit of reading about some of the eeePC blogs out there and came across eeebuntu.

To cut a long story short, I installed eeebuntu (after much cursing and Googling) onto a 1GB USB stick to give it a test run. To my amazement, on first boot, eeebuntu looked amazing. I played with it for a few hours and decided to take the plunge and overwrite Xandros. And I haven’t looked back.

If you have any variety of eeePC, it’s certainly worth a look.

More soon.

One Reply to “eeePC 901 and eeebuntu”

  1. Hi,

    Announcing the Full releases of eeebuntu 3.0!

    Just to inform you that Eeebuntu 3.0 Standard and NBR editions are now available for download. Links are provided on our webpage!

    For further information please feel free to email me : guitaraholic@eeebuntu.org
    Or speak to me on the forums http://forums.eeebuntu.org

    Thanks for your continued support of our project

    Paul McDonough aka Guitaraholic
    Eeebuntu Development Team

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