Re: [solarisx86] recommendations for dual core notebook for Solaris Express
- On Aug 1, 2006, at 12:22 AM, Larry Beaulieu wrote:
>> Buy an Apple Mac. Out of the box they run unix. You can addOverall percentage is very low actually according to published
>> Solaris inside a virtual machine. One nice way to run is to run
>> X11 on the OSX desktop with $DISPLAY on the Solaris side set
>> to send the display back to OSX. This way you run X11 server
>> using the hardware acceleration. Basically you are running a
>> "headless" Solaris system.
> Lots of reports in the wild about strange noises and overheating
> problems with the current crop of MacBooks, not just because of
> the plastic strip covering the rear vents. Anyone considering
> buying one might want to test it in-store before taking it home
> to confirm there is no problem, or at least verifying the return
> policy in case yours turns out to have a problem.
reports. Lots of noise because the complainers (those people who
have the issues) make themselves heard. It does exist but is not a
huge number of machines percentage wise.
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