[ILUG] laptops price update
john.allen at dublinux.net
Thu Aug 28 20:41:20 IST 2008
Paul O'Malley wrote:
> John Allen wrote:
>> Paul O'Malley wrote:
>>> I just got a phone call asking me to inform you those laptops (acer)
>>> down to
>>> 269 until Sunday.
>>> does one of these get you a pint next week?
>>> first laptop I see running GNU/Linux when I walk into the pub gets
>>> the pint!
>> Does that apply to any laptop?, or only these mini ones?
>>> Its owner may hijack the aforementioned pint!
> Hi John,
> always with the hard question!
> hmmmmm, I was thinking about this after the person who inspired my
> question earlier asked about what qualified as a laptop.
> I am going to change it a bit, because I can (after all I am the judge
> jury and organiser of this ;-)).
> If I can type uname -a on an input device and I can read an output
> that looks to me like the linux program is running there, then hey
> that is the pint winner.
> However to make the game a little harder.
> The device must be upstairs!
Ok, so what time are you arriving at Paul?
> Two classes of entry:
> handheld device
> mini laptop/notebook/ full on laptop
> (one pint in each class)
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