@koyu wouldn't step 0 for linux be "find someone who's still selling linux-based laptops"

@proto i think we have enough people selling linux machines

@koyu in the mainstream space? presumably lenovo's doing it, but didn't dell stop?
...does anyone else make passable laptops?

I know there are the niche FOSS hardware manufacturers, but now you're also investing research time into "how much of a scam is this?"

I'm overthinking this webcomic

@koyu That's not quite realistic.
Windows needs a bunch of drivers and third party software afterwards.
You can't add RAM to most Macs.
And configuration you need in any case.

@koyu pff. hasn’t been possible to install RAM in Mac laptops in half a decade

@koyu To be fair your probably still going to have to install your own distro and then spend however long it takes for your laptop to become obsolete to get everything wroking perfectly... and I wouldnt have it any other way.

@koyu I would probably take a look at the installed linux and install a fresh one

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