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Re: [vox] MSI Wind PC Atom works great

Brian Lavender wrote:
> I just picked up an MSI Wind PC Atom system for a $143 on Amazon. Got a
> 2 Gig memory stick or another $43 and a 1 TB drive for $85 and a DVD
> drive for $39 for a grand total of $310. I have to say it's an
> impressive machine. Not to mention, you can barely hear the thing. It's
> about the size of my PlayStation 2, so it doesn't take a whole lot of
> space. I put the LPIA port of Ubuntu on it. Apparently, Canonical is
> abandoning the LPIA port, but this runs impressively. 

I did this too, last summer, except that I ended up spending a little more
on it than you did (poor shopping) and I put the x64 edition of Ubuntu on 
it. I use it as a backup server.

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