At 12:37 PM -0800 12/29/05, Gary Lehmann wrote: >So is IBM ThinkPad the best way to go? >Any other contenders? I speak of course of the Windoze platform. Sony Vaio has some big names pushing it (Kraftwerk supposedly did their entire last tour using nothing but Vaio's). The only personal experience I can say is from my old Vaio circa. 2001. It did just fine for its time, but a lot can change over half a decade. Also, there are a few "custom specced" music laptop out there. I'll see if I can dig up a few URL's if I can find my latest issue of Computer Music... --m. -- _______ "Now Simulcast on Crazy People's Fillings"