An actual Linux question?

Charles Curley charlescurley at
Mon Mar 25 17:47:01 MDT 2013

On Mon, 25 Mar 2013 18:17:50 -0500
"S. Dale Morrey" <sdalemorrey at> wrote:

> Hey Everyone,
> I need to dual boot a fairly recent HP laptop into some flavor of
> linux and I need it to have X (because I like GUIs)
> I like Ubuntu but I hate unity and frankly battery life is a real
> concern on this laptop.
> Is there a lightweight distro with really good power management out
> of the box? Perhaps a distro designed specifically for laptops?

Hey! Watch yourself, bub! This is the Pangalactic List of Useless Gloop!
Actually useful questions are completely off topic here. Sheesh! The
nerve of some people....


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