Raspberry Pi 2 running Raspuntu (Ubuntu / Linaro)

With coming of Raspberry Pi 2, there is much more possibilities to use the device as a low-cost and energy efficient Desktop with extremely low power comsuption for browsing internet, listen to music/online radios, watch HD videos or even for office use. Today we will tray Raspuntu distro – Debian based ARM clone running LXDE desktop environment. The distro is now in “developer” state and contains┬ásome bugs and stability issues. (more…)

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Old netobook? Get a good linux distro…

I got and old IBM Thinkpad T42(Lenovo today) notebook equipped with old Windows XP Pro. Since aril 2014 no security updates are available for the OS, also the desktop environment looks kind old fashioned, I decided to install a newer operating system. Unluckily, there are no graphic card drivers for Windows Vista/7/8 and only way how to keep this ThinkPad “modern”, is to go linux way. (more…)

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