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Best netbook under $300 for linux

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Howdy all i'm looking for a netbook with good driver support for Linux, and build quality is always a concern. What are you issuing, what issues have you run into.
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by:Davy Paridaens
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what is the reason you want a netbook under $300?
If you are plannig to use Gui then the performance will be bad.
I suggest you invest more in the hardware($800).
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by:Ben Stirling
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I have seen several people running on netbook hardware. This is going to be an edc for light work; I have a main laptop for heavy lifting.
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by:Ben Stirling
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example I am looking at the ASUS X200MA-DS02
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834231686
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by:Ben Stirling
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I've requested that this question be closed as follows:

Accepted answer: 0 points for Ben Stirling's comment #a40392318

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I had to answer this question with my own digging
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MSI is worth looking at pricewise too...
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by:Gerwin Jansen, EE MVE
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Already deleted question after less than a day...
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