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Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Work use- NEED 2 NEW LAPTOPS

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  • andy
    oh yeah, I got an email back from the guy... /* Its cool I found two tonight! Thanks man! SG ... From: andy [mailto:andy_b@softhome.net] Sent: Friday, February
    Message 1 of 14 , Feb 23, 2002
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      oh yeah, I got an email back from the guy...

      /*



      Its cool I found two tonight! Thanks man!

      SG

      -----Original Message-----
      From: andy [mailto:andy_b@...]
      Sent: Friday, February 22, 2002 9:38 PM
      To: Stephen Gillett
      Subject: Re: 2 new laptops running Linux

      Sony Vaio's work well so I've heard
      but I'd need to do a bit of research on those...

      if you let me know the models you had in mind... I could tell you which ones

      I could get linux to run on, and what things I could get running

      On Friday 22 February 2002 11:45 pm, you wrote:
      > I need newer lighter weight ones, these are for sales demos. I also need
      > nice large screen and 512MB ram with PCMCIA Nic.
      >
      > You know of any large vendor models that work well?

      */

      On Saturday 23 February 2002 01:27 am, you wrote:
      > so gracious of you Andy. :)
      >
      > so - to whomever posted this originally... i'm available for hire. :)
      > i figure if you do one, then it's a quick matter to image the second. and
      > at this point, i think i can do one laptop in a couple hours...
      >
      > just think of how many ramen noodle packets you buy with $50...they
      > average 10 cents a packet..that's 500 instant ramen noodles...which comes
      > out to 250 days worth of meals! (i only eat twice a day, not three)...
      > mmmmm...2/3 of a year worth of noodles... hehehe. j/k
      >
      > -steve
      >
      > On Sat, Feb 23, 2002 at 01:11:35AM -0500, andy wrote:
      > > HA! I'd do it just for the knowledge I'd gain! But it appears the
      > > Stephen needs to eat... so... I will allow him to take the bid :)
      > >
      > > On Saturday 23 February 2002 01:02 am, you wrote:
      > > > > -----Original Message-----
      > > > > From: Stephen Lau [mailto:ldl@...]
      > > > >
      > > > > I will go down to $50 - that's my final offer. :)
      > > > > (Yes, as a college student, I really am that desperate...$50 will buy
      > > >
      > > > me
      > > >
      > > > > food for a week <grin>)
      > > >
      > > > For Both? You Win...
      > > >
      > > > I won't do it for that... No company could come close to that... and
      > > > I'd be willing to bet you'll do a DAMN good job too (from the amount of
      > > > time I've seen your name appear in the archives!)
      > > >
      > > > Wonder if the guy who asked will ever reply.... ;-)
      > > >
      > > > Rob C.
      > > > http://rob.current.nu/
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