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Installing Mandrake 10.2 (Limited Edition 2005) on Acer TravelMate 4101LMi

Last updated: 20/Dec/2005

General Hardware Specifications of Acer TravelMate 4101LMi:

Hardware Components
Status under Linux
Notes
Pentium M Processor, 1.6 GHz Works Recompiled kernel with centrino and speedstep kernel options.
15" XGA TFT Display Works Select Generic LCD Display in Installer
ATI Radeon X600 Mobility PCI-Express Video Works Use vesa driver - no 3D acceleration
512MB DDR 333MHz SDRAM Works No special procedure required during installation
60 GB Ultra ATA 100 Hard Drive Works No special procedure required during installation
Broadcomm Network ... model Works No special procedure required during installation
Internal 56k Modem Works Download Linmodem driver from www.linmodem.com
DVD-RW/CDRW+- Drive Works No special procedure required during installation
Intel IP2200BG Wireless Network card. Works Download firmware and driver from http://ipw2200.sourceforge.net
Broadcom BCM4401 100Base-T ethernet Works No special procedure required during installation.
65W/4400mAh Lithium-Ion Battery No battery status Smart battery - DSDT is broken - check out http://sourceforge.net/projects/sbs-linux/ for possible future fixes for DSDT. Currently not working.
Intel 82801FB (ICH6 Family) Soundcard Works No special procedure required during installation.
Texas Instruments 1394 Firewire controller Not Tested Seems to have installed ok and shows as an interface on 'ipconfig'

Kernel version: 2.6.11-6mdk (Mandrake)

Basic Installation of Mandrake 10.2 (Limited Edition 2005)
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