[CentOS] Suggestiong for a tablet computer to run Centos-6/7?

Mon Jun 9 13:33:16 UTC 2014
Nux! <nux at li.nux.ro>

On 09.06.2014 14:25, James B. Byrne wrote:
> I have an iPad Air.  Nice kit and good battery life but experience has 
> shown
> the iPad is just a little too opaque and network dependent for my 
> taste.
> I was wondering if there existed a similarly sized/robust tablet that 
> can run
> CentOS-6/7 that anyone would recommend?  I am looking from something 
> that I
> can take on international trips that I can scrub on a regular basis.  
> But, I
> also desire the software that I am familiar with (CentOS, SSH,
> Open/Libre-Office, Inkscape, Tor Browser, Jitsi, etc.).  I do not 
> really need
> a GarageBand/iTunes replacement.  But I do want a USB connection and 
> the
> ability to run stock CentOS, not some specialised fork thereof.
> I did the Google thing but that has not provided me any clear 
> recommendations.
> Ubuntu seems to be the most popular distribution for these things and 
> I am
> reluctant to invest the time to learn the idiosyncrasies of yet 
> another Linux
> distribution. Does anyone here have any experience with this type of 
> CentOS
> setup?

I don't think there is such a tablet, I haven't heard of any. I'd 
strongly recommend an ultrabook.

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