Netbooks are getting more and more popular nowadays due to the ultra portability. Asus is the pioneer in Net book world with their most popular Eee PC series. In my previous posts I have already mentioned about the pros and cons and tips to buy a netbook. Try the Ubuntu Destro- Eeebuntu specially developed for Asus Eee PCs. The developers has tweaked Ubuntu to perform well the limited resources of a Netbook. Eeebuntu uses a specially customised kernel designed for the EeePC.
The installation procedure is very simple and user friendly as compared with other Linux destros. You can experiment with the live session to verify all the features without making any changes to your system. Eeebuntu can be very easily installed from a USB flash drive. This destro is the winner of SourceForgenet Community Choice award in the category of best new project.
Download Eeebuntu from here
The detailed step by step installation procedure here