[CentOS] Ultrabook for CentOS?

Thu Nov 28 19:36:12 UTC 2013
Ned Slider <ned at unixmail.co.uk>

On 28/11/13 13:34, Scott Robbins wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 28, 2013 at 01:19:08PM +0000, Karanbir Singh wrote:
>> On 11/28/2013 07:29 AM, Fabrizio Di Carlo wrote:
>>> Dell XPS 13 has the advantage to be in the market with a special version of
>>> Ubuntu made for engineers, called project Sputnik
>> ... and is sold at a higher price than the exact same model that sells
>> with Windows preloaded. Go Figure.
> I remember when Dell first sold Ubuntu loaded laptops.  At that time, it
> seemed that reason the Linux ones were more expensive was because they had
> slightly different specs, such as an Intel wireless card, which was working
> with Linux, whereas the Windows machines would have a Broadcom card, which,
> at the time, was often problematic.

The same is still true. Making sure one chooses an Intel wireless 
chipset would be high on my list of priorities if you plan to use 
wireless on Linux.