slightly fed up with ubuntu hanging on startup of the laptop. too flaky I’m afraid. The removing references to ‘quiet’ did seem to fix it in the hardy install, but seem not to do it when I dropped back to gutsy.
So trying something else. Why not, plenty out there…
Fedora 9 installed from DVD fine (3gb download!) Used torrent, came in 3-4 hours, cool.
need to get click on touchpad working first. checking /etc/