FreeBSD on the Desktop (Was iBook THIS THREAD MUST DIE NOW)

Martin Hepworth martinh at
Wed Jan 12 13:53:15 GMT 2005

Jonathan Belson wrote:
>>On Wed, Jan 12, 2005 at 12:08:54AM +0000, Jon Mercer wrote:
>>£319 for the bargain basement version with educational discount
>>of £20 ... got to be seriously tempting :)
> The depressing thing is that I paid 650GBP for a second-hand 1.25GHz G4 a
> few months ago :-(  The MacMini isn't as expandable, but I could live with
> that - I'm pinning my hopes on Apple having made lots of performance
> compromises to make it so small <grin>
> Cheers,
> --Jon

I think of the Mac Mini as a laptop without the battery,screen or keyboard.

Given G4 based iBooks/Powerbooks screem along I don't think they'll be 
too shody performance wise.

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300


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