[CentOS] (semi-) rugged laptop running CentOS 5?

Thu Apr 15 22:53:19 UTC 2010
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

Jim Davis wrote:
> We're looking for a laptop to run in a 10,000', cold, occasionally wet
> environment, and it needs to run CentOS 5.  Perhaps something like the
> Dell Latitude E6400 ATG? There's a reference to a minor trackball bug
> for the 6400 under CentOS 5 (http://bugs.centos.org/view.php?id=4192)
> but otherwise it sounds like the x86_64 version should run on it.
> Ideally the system would use a SSD too.  Any suggestions?

panasonic toughbook, one of the serious ones with the ip65 rating, like 
the 19 or the 30.