Good Linux Distro for Acer AO751H???

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    scwinn

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    Well, I upgraded to an Acer 751h. I like it, but I would love to run a linux distro on it. Does anybody have experience running Linux on this machine?
     
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    A friend of mine just installed the latest version of Ubuntu on the same machine and after a bit of tweaking he reports that everything is working well.

    Cheers.
     
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    Ubuntu is pretty good. But there is a learning curve involved. And some Terminal work to get mp3 and commercial DVDs to play.
    i suggest spending some quality time in the Ubuntu forms.
     
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    I tried East Peasy. Based on Ubuntu. Works great. I had heard that video accelleration didn't work though. Anyone know a fix?
     
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    bodhi.zazen

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    IMO Fedora 11 is a tad better then Ubuntu in terms of performance.
     
    bodhi.zazen, Aug 17, 2009
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