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2016.01.10

Linux on Notebook Experiment Failed (for now)

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I could not make it last. Farewell Ubuntu. I tried to convert to Linux my Lenovo Yoga Pro 2 laptop. Mostly because I was not using any particular Windows software and I have a particular pro-FLOSS interest. The lack of drivers and weird behaviors was taking too much of my time. I had to switch back to Windows 10 in order to make it a bearable experience. It is a major step back in my personal goal to make my life fully libre and grátis software world.

Drawbacks

Among the problems I faced:

Pros

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But there was not only drawbacks. There were some nice points to highlight:

Of course the drawbacks surpassed the pros for me. But I thing that it could change in a future, with newer Linux/KDE versions and better hardware vendor support.

Bruno 𝕄𝔸𝕊𝕊𝔸