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Re: [SLE] Re: Hardware comments wanted - Followup
  • From: Kevanf1 <kevanf1@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 2 Apr 2006 14:53:29 +0100
  • Message-id: <7bca46c50604020653g665eb6e3g1ecb17d3473262f4@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 01/04/06, Hylton Conacher(ZR1HPC) <hylton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hylton Conacher (ZR1HPC) wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am upgrading my Linux box of SuSE 9.2 and would like to insert a LG
> > DVD. Do the list users have any model number preferences or perhaps even
> > a differnt make ie Samsung?
>
> Having had good occurences with a LiteON CD-ROM drive I have installed a
> LiteOn DVDRW and it is detected perfectly in SuSE 9.2. I haven't burnt
> anything yet but am sure all will be OK.
>
> Strange but true, when contacting LiteON directly, they said it was not
> tested under Linux and I should rater buy Windows and install it there
> as they have tested it on Windows.
>
> Yeh right, buy Windows, for what? :)
>
> --


I hope you have replied to them and asked why they are so narrow
minded and narrowly focused :-)

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