[CentOS] 5.3 on an EeePC??
Beartooth at comcast.net
Wed Apr 29 16:09:57 UTC 2009
On Tue, 28 Apr 2009 11:00:24 -0400, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> Oh, how do you unsoldier the drive? My understanding is this unit has
> the drive hard wired........
You don't. Nobody touched it.
What I know of hardware would go in a gnat's eye. But when the
tech unscrewed the two little screws and took the back plate off (NB :
voiding the warranty), the memory stick slipped out and the new one in,
just like in any other computer.
With a slight push at the exposed corner, the card comes far
enough out to pull the rest of the way, and the new one slips in.
No soldering iron need apply.
> I have /root and /home on the 8Gb SD card and /boot, /var, and a 2Gb
> swap on the 4Gb SSD.
I should certainly try something like that, especially while I'm
checking out umpteen distros; some of them might be able to use those --
assuming you give each its own partition??
Beartooth Staffwright, PhD, Neo-Redneck Linux Convert
Remember I know precious little of what I am talking about.
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