It has been quiet a while on this site while I was working and painting my living room. After the necessary stress of the 'hollidays' I decided it was time to buy myself a new laptop to replace my old 17" HP laptop.
I finally settled for a 15 inch Dell XPS in Tuxedo Black. After 2 anxious weeks, the laptop arrived a week before the planned delivery date. Even though I was still pretty sick, I took some pain meds and manned up to get my new toy.
Currently I'm trying out all the software on this baby and some of it has to go. First thing up: ditch Internet Explorer, Windows Mail and Windows Media Player and replace them with Firefox, Thunderbird and Winamp.
After tuning Windows Vista and its software I'll start installing Gentoo Linux - I can't wait ^^.