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screenfetch thread

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post your shiity desktops
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Just installed it, how fucked am I?
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How does /g/ study coding in their boot camp?
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/tpg/ - ThinkPad General

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Previous thread: >>66734900 (Cross-thread)
If you're looking for purchase advice, state your budget and requirements (e.g. size and performance).
Don't buy anything OTHER THAN IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad T, X, and W/P Series if you want the Real Business Experience™

>Other business laptops are welcome in /tpg/ (Dell Latitude/Precision, HP EliteBook/ZBook).

Libreboot-compatible models:
>T60 (check lcd), X60(s/t); X200(s/t. -s requires soldering), T400(s)/500; W500.

Modern models:
>X220/X230 - 12", 768p, cheap and light
>T420/T430 - 14", 900p, widely available, socketed CPU, both Coreboot-compatible (Ivy Bridge CPU support on T420); Quad Core Compatible, Old keyboard swap on *30 series
>T520/530; W520/530 - 15", 1080p, DTR, 32GB RAM on quadcore models, USB 3.0
>T440p/540p; W540/1 - Last Thinkpads with socketed processors, easily replaceable trackpad (W541 doesn't need trackpad replacement)
>P-Series - 15'' + 17'', 4K display, up to 64GB of RAM, Xeon CPU option. Expensive.

Why ThinkPad?
>Used machines are plentiful and cheap
>Excellent keyboards - tactile feel and quiet
>Great durability: magnesium rollcage for structural integrity, with high quality plastic body panels
>Utilitarian design: e.g. indicator LEDs, 7 row keyboard layout on older models
>Docking stations that easily turns your laptop into a desktop
>Easy to repair (most models), upgrade & maintain thanks to readily available service manuals for every model, spare parts easy & cheap to obtain
>The best TrackPoint™, great for those who type a lot or hate swiping their fingers all over a touchpad
>Excellent GNU/Linux & *BSD support

>Hardware Maintenance Manuals (HMM's) and Windows drivers for legacy devices:
>Used laptop guides by xsauc:
>ThinkWiki - Info on ThinkPads & running GNU/Linux on them:
>BIOS logo booru:
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/ptg/ - Private Tracker General

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>Not sure what private trackers are all about?
The mission of /ptg/ is to promote the highest possible standards of tracker service by providing members with opportunities for professional development, by recognizing technical competence through examinations and by advancing the interests of its members.

>Have a question?
- FAQ https://pastebin.com/thLgSkNE
- WIKI https://wiki.installgentoo.com/index.php/Private_trackers
- PYRAMID https://i.imgur.com/Xb6bazc.jpg
- INVITE FORUMS https://imgur.com/a/jmAJNyN
- RANKING TIPS https://pastebin.com/qviqpzQK
- TRACKER LIST https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1zYZ2107xOZwQ37AjLTc5A4dUJl0ilg8oMrZyA0BGvc0/edit#gid=1357476050
- TEN CURRY COMMANDMENTS https://pastebin.com/raw/dBbdE73M
- TEN NEON COMMANDMENTS https://pastebin.com/raw/Ud2pGYaE

Use >>>/g/ptg as a link to find the /ptg/ thread.

Remember the following:
>Staff occasionally read these generals and have posted here before.
>This is a thread for educational purposes only. Don't offer or ask for invites.
>Staff may pretend to be normal users asking for invites and when you invite them, they ban you for inviting strangers.

OT freeleech almost over
GGN buffs up again >>66720885
PTP tracker STILL fucking up
GGn https tracker STILL fucking up
EMP recruitment on GGn
*Red STILL in the midst of patrician backlash, STILL hasn't resolved it
Someone picked a fight in GGn's IRC with the mods over VPNs and lost.
Yssa is dead, long live weeb posting

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>"there are no games for linux"

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which one should I get ?
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What are some .vimrc essentials? Post your .vimrc
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/sqt/ Stupid Questions Thread

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>Read >>51971506


>redirect anons making their own threads with >>>/g/sqt

>GNU/Linux questions?

>PC building?

>Good, cheap, laptops?

>Programming questions?

>Smartphone purchasing advice?

>Windows questions?
Where can I get Win10 LTSB?
How do I activate Win10/Win7?

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/g/ builds a laptop

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I'll start.
Physical Wifi and Webcam switch.
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