Friday, August 26, 2005

FOSS in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka will be hosting the FOSS conference this time and more details here

Wednesday, August 03, 2005

My nx9040

Introducing my laptop, the HP nx9040, which I bought recently and consider a most valuable addition to my arsenal.

  • Intel Pentium M-II 1.6G with 2M Cache
  • 512M DDR SDRAM
  • 15.1" TFT XGA LCD (1024 * 768) with Intel 64M (32M shared) Video Card
  • 40GB Hard Drive
  • Internal DVD/CD+RW Drive
  • Stereo 16-bit sound System/Speakers
  • Built-in 10/100 Network Card
  • Built-in V90/92 56K Modem
  • Li-Ion Battery (lasts for upto 4 hours in Windows 3.5 in Linux)
  • 2x Fast USB 2.0 (Universal Serial Bus) Ports
  • 1x IEEE 1394 (i.LINK/Firewire) Port
  • 1x S-Video Out
  • 1x VGA Out (ext monitor)
  • 1x RJ-11 for Modem
  • 1x RJ-45 for LAN
  • 2x PCMCIA
  • 1x Audio Out
  • 1x MIC In