Originally Posted by Kurpal
I really don't want to have to fight with the programs I run trying to find the right drivers/compatibility etc. Would be great if you just surf the web or do basic tasks though.
Don't get me wrong. I love what Linux has done being open source. I have used it for booting into a damaged hard drive to retrieve files before swapping out to the new drive.
no issues at all with drivers on ubuntu for quite a wide span of equipment unless you are using some specialized peripherals, long ago that was an issue but things changed in the last year or two....