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Forum: News 12-20-2011, 11:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 19,490
Posted By PDR60
A sad day indeed. I was just reloading mine for...

A sad day indeed. I was just reloading mine for the wife as a grand kid spilled OJ all over hers and its going to need some "care". I guess ebay is the besy place to get a 9 now. Its a shame really...
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Hardware and Upgrades 12-13-2010, 04:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,906
Posted By PDR60
Been running an RC 32GB for about 2 years and...

Been running an RC 32GB for about 2 years and have never had a single issue with it. I use my mini everyday for work so its had plenty of hrs on it.
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 09-11-2010, 02:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,613
Posted By PDR60
Thanks for the update i may give that a try. the...

Thanks for the update i may give that a try. the last edition I tried was 9.1 and like I said desktop real estate was an issue. I'll check out your blog.
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 07-31-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,778
Posted By PDR60
I've been using mine for work since I got it. I...

I've been using mine for work since I got it. I haven't found anything yet to replace and its been stellar in performance anyway. I really like the SSD and a real hard drive was what I didn't want in...
Forum: Ubuntu 05-11-2010, 07:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,918
Posted By PDR60
I managed to be off the release date and backed...

I managed to be off the release date and backed up my home directory and let er fly. I even did the upgrade from 9.1 over wireless. It took about 2 hrs but I rebooted and have been cruising ever...
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 05-11-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,776
Posted By PDR60
Windows=Bloatware

Windows=Bloatware
Forum: News 05-11-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,590
Posted By PDR60
They seemed to be heading in the right direction...

They seemed to be heading in the right direction from the 9 to the 10 and now its seems they are going in a different path all together. Most of us just wanted a 10 with something like ion or ion2. I...
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 04-14-2010, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,661
Posted By PDR60
True. 3.5 is lower on resources. I still have a...

True. 3.5 is lower on resources. I still have a couple of lenny boxes on 3.5. I am currently running Kubuntu 9.1 without too much issue on the mini 9. The next version with kde 3.4 should run even...
Forum: Ubuntu 03-21-2010, 05:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,965
Posted By PDR60
For those still having problems after the...

For those still having problems after the pulseaudio purge from 9.1, just install gnome-alsamixer and then add it to the panel. You can be rid of all the pulseaudio wierdness and use alsa with this...
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 03-15-2010, 03:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,661
Posted By PDR60
kubuntu with kde3.5? Whats the point? 3.5 is...

kubuntu with kde3.5? Whats the point? 3.5 is deprecated.
Forum: Ubuntu 02-27-2010, 01:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,742
Posted By PDR60
Mplayer along with 2GB of ram and tmpfs will get...

Mplayer along with 2GB of ram and tmpfs will get you playback that's pretty awesome.
Forum: Ubuntu 02-21-2010, 05:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,733
Posted By PDR60
My kids use Cheese. Works good with the mini...

My kids use Cheese. Works good with the mini webcams. Its in the repository and there is very little to tweak. Works out of the box.
Forum: News 01-31-2010, 01:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,244
Posted By PDR60
Too bad its not a real mini. Its just a...

Too bad its not a real mini. Its just a laptop.....
Forum: Dell Mini 1012 01-11-2010, 01:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 32,962
Posted By PDR60
Ditto that! I am looking into ssd's for my main...

Ditto that! I am looking into ssd's for my main workstation. if they just weren't so expensive. Would be nice to have very low chance of failure and no possibility of moving part failure. For a...
Forum: Dell Mini 1012 01-11-2010, 04:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 32,962
Posted By PDR60
64 bit seems a bit overkill for a netbook don't...

64 bit seems a bit overkill for a netbook don't you think. I am running my 9 on 2 gb and the 32 os runs great. It seems some folks want a netbook with the power of a full fledged desktop. Maybe a...
Forum: News 01-09-2010, 10:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,354
Posted By PDR60
Didn't realize it was that big. So its really not...

Didn't realize it was that big. So its really not a net book. I'll stick with my Mini 9 until somebody builds a real Netbook with that kind of performance.
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 01-07-2010, 07:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,613
Posted By PDR60
I tried Kubuntu on my 9 and was mildly...

I tried Kubuntu on my 9 and was mildly successful. I've always run KDE since the 90's, but on the Mini, regular Ubuntu or Debian testing with gnome is pretty darn sweet. I think it has to do with...
Forum: News 01-07-2010, 06:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,354
Posted By PDR60
Nice..... If its built for gaming then others...

Nice..... If its built for gaming then others will follow and the prices will come down. Maybe somebody is finally building a netbook that will be performance oriented. Until then I'll keep my mini...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2009, 03:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,545
Posted By PDR60
I guess Dell just doesn't get it. Think about it....

I guess Dell just doesn't get it. Think about it. A Mini 9 with great video. If they took the 8.9" screen and combine it with ION they would sell a ton of these machines. If it costs more, so what,...
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 11-27-2009, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,089
Posted By PDR60
So true. I paid $22 from Newegg back in April...

So true. I paid $22 from Newegg back in April when I bought a couple of mini 9's. Unfortunately it has doubled. Still though a linux load just runs really sweet with a tmpfs for a cache when...
Forum: General Discussion 11-24-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,476
Posted By PDR60
If Nothing else, maybe Acer will build a true...

If Nothing else, maybe Acer will build a true Mini (9 or 10) that will be ion powered with a couple of gig of ram and a ssd drive. I love my Dell but if they aren't going to build a product that I've...
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Discussion 11-24-2009, 04:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,576
Posted By PDR60
Test is only for Windows so i could not comment.

Test is only for Windows so i could not comment.
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Hardware and Upgrades 11-17-2009, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,697
Posted By PDR60
I performed the upgrade the weekend it was...

I performed the upgrade the weekend it was released and had no issues at all. It did take a while but it finished without any errors. I would of course recommend being on AC power and have a wired...
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Hardware and Upgrades 11-17-2009, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,298
Posted By PDR60
It has gone up considerably!! I just looked up...

It has gone up considerably!! I just looked up the 2GB sticks I bought back in April from NewEgg for $20.00. They are now $43.00!!! That's a pretty steep price climb.....
Forum: Dell Mini 9 Hardware and Upgrades 11-17-2009, 04:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,011
Posted By PDR60
Interesting. I haven't had a single issue since I...

Interesting. I haven't had a single issue since I upgraded from 9.04. If you have enough storage you can run VMware player and an install of XP. It all runs just fine. That way you can have the best...
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