A Huawei employee suggested to me that the Matebooks would be good for my kind of use. I want something small enough to fit comfortably on my lap, and I use the laptop as a terminal and text editor. I took his advice, bought the 2022 16GB 13" model, and it's great.
What a keyboard, what a screen, what a touchpad, what perfect linux support. That's all I have to say.
Update: The fingerprint reader is not supported by libfprint.
Update: This Matebook in the middle with my tiny GPD P2 Max on top:
The hulk at the bottom is what I'm supposed to use for work.