Originally Posted by Steve
my only concern would be drivers.
I ran Ubuntu on my Dell M140 and now it's running Mint
. The only problems I had with Ubuntu were that I couldn't have sound from two programs at once, the first program took priority. Mint doesn't have that problem, whether from program updates or what. The only problem I'm noticing on it is that Flash is horrid on it, but that's an Adobe program issue, not a Linux issue.
I did have to look for a few programs and I think a couple drivers on Ubuntu, but I don't think I did anything special for Mint, it just found everything itself.