May 27, 2019

fforde is Erica’s EeePC 900A Linux laptop. The original setup documentation for fforde is archived at FfordeSetup. This page documents everything done since then to configure fforde.


  • Hardware
    • CPU: Intel 1.6GHz Atom N270
    • Hard Drive: 4GB SSD
    • WLAN: 802.11b/g
    • Display: 8.9”, 1024x600
    • Display Card: Intel UMA
    • Weight: 0.99kg


Please see the following sub-guides:

  • Fforde Microsoft Office: Describes the steps necessary to install, configure, and run Microsoft Office on fforde.