[Techtalk] Wierd problem with an Asus Eeepc

Mani A a.mani.cms at gmail.com
Thu Jul 31 22:37:58 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 9:27 PM, Michelle Murrain <michelle at murrain.net> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a friend with an Asus Eeepc (running whatever version of Linux it
> comes with), and she gets really strange behavior. Sometimes, relatively
> randomly, it changes the font. If she writes mail in Gmail, it happens
> (interestingly enough, on her end, it's going from sans-serif to fixed
> width like courier, but it comes through gmail the opposite.)

This sounds like a feature. Staring at a monotonous small screen can
be difficult.

> When it happens, she can't login to websites, etc.
This is the problem

> Ideas of where to look?

You can get all of the Eeepc distros from Linuxtracker... if that helps
(or try LQ)


A. Mani

A. Mani
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