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    Post a screenshot of your linux!

    What are you using for touchpad drivers? I tried the ones on the MBP + Ubuntu wiki, but they didn't help /that/ much
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    Why can't MacBook's have a proper keyboard?

    I have a netbook with a standard layout, and then my MacBook Pro. I can switch between them without thinking twice. It's really not that difficult.. you don't even think about it.
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    Anyone gone to Ubuntu 11.04 yet?

    I went into Unity with an open mind, but just couldn't get used to it. Tried for about 2 weeks but it's just too.. different. I wans't getting anything done. Gnome classic for now. Probably back to AwesomeWM soon
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    Linux for parents

    Ah.. those always get me too :rolleyes: :D
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    Linux for parents

    First suggestion here. +1 Chrome Rythmbox VLC And whatever the email client for it is? (I don't remember.. )
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    Why is Ubuntu Satanist version being blacklisted?

    I love how people claim religious oppression to "satan" stuff but yet everyday there's religious oppression against Christianity - more so than anything other religion. 100% Double standard
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    Fedora vs Ubuntu vs other? For desktop

    It's not that hard. It took me maybe 2-3 hours the first time I did it, and I learned more about Linux than I did the entire year before I had been using Ubuntu. It's not too hard, but it's not set and install, that's all
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    Fedora vs Ubuntu vs other? For desktop

    Couldn't have said it better myself. +1
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    Linux quad monitors

    He's the lead dev for an open source programming company in Orlando, Florida.
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    Acer Aspire One D255E - choppy video playback

    You should check out MPC for your video playback. When I was running Windows on my netbook (now linux), i used MPC instead of VLC and it was much better. Try that. It might work, or might not
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    Linux quad monitors

    Everything should be okay. I have a friend who runs the following setup, under Gentoo, using 3 different cards:
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    The official "clean desktop" club.

    MacBook Pro: I'll post the Netbook later
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    The official "clean desktop" club.

    Thanks a lot!
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    Is a Ultraportable right for College??

    I say go with the Lenovo. They are good, sturdy, simple yet strong laptops. And like everyone has said, there will be no issues hooking it up to another monitor. =]
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    The official "clean desktop" club.

    Can you share both that wallpaper and the conky config?
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