Fedora 18 with Xfce on the HP Pavilion g6-2210us — all systems are very, very ‘go’

Just a quick post to tell you that my Fedora 18 with Xfce installation on the HP Pavilion g6-2210us is doing very well indeed. Unlike Xubuntu 13.04, Fedora 18 WILL run under Secure Boot after installation. I’m using full disk encryption and working on a separate hard drive (not the Windows 8 drive that shipped … Continue reading Fedora 18 with Xfce on the HP Pavilion g6-2210us — all systems are very, very ‘go’

Linux on the HP Pavilion g6-2210us — today’s tests: Debian Wheezy and Xubuntu 13.04

I swapped an old hard drive into the HP Pavilion g6-2210us and gave a few Linux distros a spin today. Why a separate drive? I’m not at all confident about a successful Linux-Windows 8 dual boot. For those keeping score, this laptop features an AMD A4-4300M APU processor with AMD Radeon HD 7420G graphics. The … Continue reading Linux on the HP Pavilion g6-2210us — today’s tests: Debian Wheezy and Xubuntu 13.04