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MX17 best distro on my rig

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grelos
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MX17 best distro on my rig

#1 Post by grelos » Sat May 05, 2018 10:39 am

Got a new machine (see signature) a few weeks ago. Tested many distros:
1. Ubuntu (17.10 and 18.04): no Fn buttons, not possible to adjust display brightness.
2. Kubuntu 18.04 (beta at that time): failed to install
2. Opensuse, same as Ubuntu
3. Antergos, failed to install

MX17: everything and I mean everything working out of the box. Immediately. No hassles, no tweaks. Nothing. Just perfectly awesome. I had just to adjust a few things due to my general inexperience.
And also, great community here: kind and supportive.
MX-17 on Asus FX753VD and Lenovo 520-15IKB

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duane
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Re: MX17 best distro on my rig

#2 Post by duane » Sun Jul 08, 2018 3:39 pm

Yeah MX just works.
welcome
Lenovo M92p Quad Core i5 3470 3.2Ghz

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