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i am looking for a laptop that still has power in it (cpu wise), at least 128mb ram, at least 10-15gb+ hdd and an upgradable cd/dvd drive slot. what sort ...
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    Linux Enthusiast Weedman's Avatar
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    not the best laptop for linux, but still good


    i am looking for a laptop that still has power in it (cpu wise), at least 128mb ram, at least 10-15gb+ hdd and an upgradable cd/dvd drive slot.

    what sort of model should i look at?
    beware, i am not to go over $400

    i am thinking about 700mhz

    any ideas or thoughts appreciated
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    there's a guy whose company is selling used laptops in the classifieds section of this forum...pretty cheap...check them out.
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    are they in Australia?
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    nope i'm in salt lake city, Utah but international shipping ususally isn't too bad on something like that.
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    sweet, thanks.
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    Unfortunately RetroBox don't ship outside the U.S. No cheap laptops for we Brits
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