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this looks like a cool and lite ubuntu OS. i like the black theme too. check it out. i plan on doing some research after this has been out for a while to see if i can install it on my nokia N810.
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Two months after Ubuntu 8.04 LTS was released and almost one month after Ubuntu Netbook Remix was first showcased, Ubuntu MID Edition 8.04 has been released. This is the newest Canonical product in the Ubuntu family and is designed for Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs). Ubuntu MID Edition is a cut-down version of Ubuntu 8.04 for the desktop but with many packages sliced away and with optimizations for Intel's Atom Processor and mobile software enhancements as a result of the Moblin project.
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http://www.ubuntu.com/products/mobile
Edited by endo - 6/24/08 at 11:06pm
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that would a perfect cheep pc
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hi endo, did you success to install ubuntu mid on the n810??
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Nokia? Isn't this targeted purely at x86 MID/UMPCs?
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hi endo, did you success to install ubuntu mid on the n810??
havent had any chance to try it or even look into the possibility.

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Nokia? Isn't this targeted purely at x86 MID/UMPCs?
and xubuntu is a full linux os designed for a pc and it has been made to run on the nokia.
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Wonder if this thing could be installed on the PSP?
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very interesting, psp maybe, or my old ipaq. could be fun
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post #8 of 11
I heard new Ubuntu Netbooks are going to be given away by ISPs for contract agreements.
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I heard new Ubuntu Netbooks are going to be given away by ISPs for contract agreements.
really do you have any proof. not that im calling you a liar i just love free stuff and would like to know if my ISP is giving away free netbooks

also to go along with the topic of the ubuntu mobile i have also been thinking of dropping my nokia in exchange for this

i think it would be the perfect classroom laptop for me.
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i would be so kool, if games were natively coded for linux like they are for windows, i do love vista, but being able to use ubuntu for my main OS would rock
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