I'm debating replacing the R40 with a new R51 or updating
the R40 HD to 100G and replacing the DVD-ROM/CD burner with
a DVD burner. The NEC ND6500A looks good if I can swap the

If anyone has an R51 with a DVD burner, who is the burner
manufacturer? Or what is the model number reported? Anyone
swapped bezels?

Opinions/experiences with the R51 running Linux (and Solaris)?

The R40 has been excellent, but it's time for a DVD burner and
bigger HD.

William D Waddington
"Even bugs...are unexpected signposts on
the long road of creativity..." - Ken Burtch