Help me to choose Comp. ..please read
ok lets start off by saying "hi, and im new" and that i totally support open source and the linux based OS systems. yeaa!!
now that that over with lets get down to business
ok well basicly my 18th birthday is coming up and im going to ask for a new computer on thats my own and i can do what i want with it. I plan to run native Ubuntu linux on it with no other boots. I plan on doing some DEVing on it and also testing games.. and playing them to. what i am wondering is if you guys can recommend a computer for me that will be the most compatible with linux.. have the best resources such as wifi and and drives.
now i havent been in on the loop of computers in awhile now.. so thats why i am asking you guys this.
now theres alot of options for me. which in sense complicates the elimination process quite a bit i would think but i will do my best to set some guide lines
first of lets start as basic as it gets ... desktop or laptop/notebook
well that is the question ehh..lol... i mean i like the mobility of notebooks but desktops are fine.... either way its not really a factor for me
k now.. PC or mac
well PC is fine i guess.. ive never had a mac but running linux anyways it wouldnt really matter.. as long as its compatible and there is a less problems as possible.. but im also looking for the most secure..
i think that pretty much covers it.. i mean im looking for price to nothing to much .. thats why desktops are probably more realiztic.. but yeah just try to pick out a few that are optimal
i would really appreciate it :p