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Submission + - iPad as a Linux developer workstation? (

BlueStraggler writes: Mark O'Connor writes "On September 19th, I said goodbye to my trusty MacBook Pro and started developing exclusively on an iPad + Linode 512. This is the surprising story of a month spent working in the cloud." Thanks to the magic of vim and GNU screen, the iPad apparently makes for a sweet and surprisingly productive developer system.

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