Re: Ubuntu battery issue.
Nah, it works for personal use just as well, although it might be slightly less user-friendly, especially if you got accustomed to Gnome 3.
Originally Posted by Kannibal
Debian's latest stable release uses Gnome 2, they currently have a beta release on gnome 3, but then again, I wouldn't recommend Gnome 3 for laptops, since it's apparently the most 'expensive' desktop environment. That might as well be your problem, try a less-demanding GUI. I don't really know anything about LE.
Side note, Unity sucks.