Mark Atwood (fallenpegasus) wrote,
Mark Atwood

It's time to move on.

My old laptop, khem, is gone, and even if I do get it back, ever, it will probably be trashed. I need a computer.

Now, do I pay a pittance, and get the same model (IBM 2645), or do I pay about the same amount, and get 3 times as much computer (2647), or do I pay 4 times as much and get a NEW ten times as much computer.

Probably not new, who knows how hard it will be to get Linux running on it, but getting a T23 with the ThinkLight (for typing in the dark) and integrated wireless would be Very Nice.

Plus, it will need a name...

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