PC Vendors that pre-install Linux or Unix
It is possible to find linux laptops and desktops. By this, of course, I mean with the Linux or Unix
pre-installed. Obviously you can buy or download your favorite distribution from a variety of vendors, so
this page is for those of us who are a little lazier and would like to have our Linux or Unix Deskop
machine come pre-loaded.
Here's what I've found for Linux. I make no promises about any of these vendors as I haven't ordered
from any nor contacted any of them. The sites look live and the hardware looks up to date.
- LinuxCertified - Nice looking laptops with Intel & AMD hardware.
- Linux laptops and linux destops by System76. These use Ubunto Linux and also come with other softwear.
- PowerNoteBooks - Click on products => linux. Installs Mandrake 9.1.
- PSSC Labs - Nice pre-built systems.
- HP Workstations - can be ordered preinstalled with Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS 3, or HP
Installer Kit for Linux
- Apple PowerMac g5 with Linux
- EmperorLinux has a variety of pre-configured Linux laptops. And how can you go wrong
with Emperor (penguin) linux?
- PenguinComputing does Linux Clusters and Linux Servers.
- LinuxComputer Systems has a veriety of sizes, configurations, and they do custom
Linux/Unix Hardware Resources
Dell & Linux on Ebay.com
Naturally ebay will have computers with linux/unix pre-installed.
The auction below is real-time. Come back in a few hours and you'll see different results. If you'd like to join
ebay, in order to bid on one of these, here's the lnk. It's 100% free to join.