[R] moving from Windows to Linux - need help

Philipp Pagel p.pagel at wzw.tum.de
Tue May 26 13:11:26 CEST 2009

On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 11:02:22AM +0100, Robert Kinley wrote:
> I've used R for many years on windows machines, but
> have now acquired an Asus eee 1000 linux machine.
> In order to get the best out of the machine, I used the 
> 'pimpmyeee.sh' script, to get the full KDE desktop.
> The version of Linux is Xandros, which I believe is
> a close relative of Debian, but sadly I have only a 
> nodding acquaintance with Linux at present.

I'm not too familiar with Xandros and when I got my eee 1000 I simply
wiped the disk and installed Debian using an extrernal CD-drive plus
internet connection. I included a special source line for eeepC
specific stuff (don't have it here, but can lookup what it was if
desired). I am very happy with the result.


Dr. Philipp Pagel
Lehrstuhl für Genomorientierte Bioinformatik
Technische Universität München
Wissenschaftszentrum Weihenstephan
85350 Freising, Germany

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