The XPS 13 retains its crown as the undisputed champion of the Ultrabook market, and one can only admire Dell for its unwavering Linux support on a flagship machine. Don’t be misled by the name – it’s not just for developers, and can happily play less-demanding modern games at reasonable settings.
It’s never been harder to install Linux on a laptop. No longer a matter of downloading, burning, and hoping for a compatible WiFi card, these laptops, new.
-All the information you will ever need to know is in the handbook which is a live document. -It runs very smoothly on older computer
-Easy self explanatory process to install software
-Very efficient use of pc resources
-So far crashes or bugs are unheard of. I have used GhostBSD for over a month and its great. -The install was easy, and it detected my hardware without any problems. Negatives:
-The range of software support is limited
-There are some items on Linux that are unavailable to Freebsd
-Lack of awareness of this system.
Issue 194, February 2015 – on sale now Next-gen Linux. Next-gen GNU/Linux, what does that even mean. The FOSS world is so unlike the proprietary world.
Linux-nvme — Mainline linux kernel patched with Andy's patch for NVME . The Dell XPS 13 Late 2016 (9360) is the fourth-generation model of the XPS 13 line.
I am considering the dell xps 13 as a viable choice for a new personal computer. XPS13 (2015) Non-Touch with Antergos (Arch Linux).
It is possible to boot a EFI Arch image. However the XPS’ BIOS (tested with BIOS version A04 / XPS 13 9333 circa early 2014) will print “operation system not found.
Actually, Linux can run on just about any architecture as well. BSD hasn’t even received SMP until recent times. They do have poorer support for certain architectures such as M68K and sh3, but for nearly every other architecture, from MIPS to PA-RISC to IA32, Linux has superior support.
The Dell XPS 13 2016 (9350) is the third-generation model of the XPS 13 line. The laptop is available in both a standard edition with Windows installed as well as a.
4-rc1 is out in testing so I wrote a new. Installation of Archlinux on Dell XPS 13 late 2015 skylake 9350. Install linux-bcm4350 from AUR 4.
First of all, “Linux” is actually just the kernel that bridges the gap between software and hardware The Linux Kernel: An Explanation In Layman’s Terms The Linux Kernel: An Explanation In Layman’s Terms There is only one de facto thing that Linux distributions have in common: the Linux kernel. Thankfully, the fact that every Linux distribution has certain things in common (the Linux kernel, among other things) allows for software that’s simply written for “Linux” to work on most distributions. But while it’s often talked about, a lot of people don’t really know exactly what it does. Linux distributions are made by groups of people (or organizations) who bundle the kernel together with whatever overlaying software they’d like.
The installation process for Arch . Just like the older versions (Dell XPS 13 (9333) and Dell XPS 13 (9343)) it can be bought in different hardware configurations.