Broken kernel in 8. Anyway I suspect you need some minimal distro made for older hardware. This is nothing short of miraculous when compared with the clumsy, desperate fumbling with original disks and serial numbers from the commercial software world. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. I understand Your HDD is zero bad sector now?
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Mat mentioned he got his IBM Thinkpad working with ubuntu. In the end I have a laptop that can dual boot into Gentoo and Win XP and can be restored to the condition that I received linus in. My next laptop will probably follow your example, thanks to this post.
The thinkpad pointer mouse would not function with any driver. Having a problem logging in?
We need to get the files all onto the front of the partition. Sure, that would make it better.
Visit the following links: Find More Posts by SkyMeadow. Works well enough considering it’s a P Find More Posts by Linhx. If it doesn’t actually make my life better, I ditch it much faster.
My new Ubuntu-flavoured ThinkPad is computing heaven
You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. I used a Knoppix cd instead of just using the standard Gentoo cd because my cd burner wasn’t working. I should post a screenshot of that.
You can find it at http: If I write lilo on boot sector For a while I was running the laptop with two hard drive — Windows on one, and Ubuntu in the Ultrabay — but I removed the Windows drive a couple of months ago thinpad only have Ubuntu on it now.
Runs very slowly much slower than RH6. This card worked fine with Red Hat 7. Video not working with XF4.
Linux on IBM Thinkpad A21m
Internet has nothing to do with it. I also have not been able to use the hibernate feature. ,andrake, Toronto, Nairobi, Barbados Moreover, with only light load the 52 Wh battery of the Dell lasts for almost 20 hours whereas the Lenovo is only good for 8 hours with two 23 Wh batteries. I have a useless recovery partition on my hard disk german Windows XP Well, I only have one drawback: If I get stuck, I’ll do my best to work through it before coming back with questions. Could you please give a few more details on how you solved the LAN connection issue?
Monitor must set to “custom” A few years later, I experienced the mqndrake same sensation after we redid our kitchen and the builders insisted that regulations required us to move our cutlery and dishes to new places and I spent two weeks opening the cutlery drawer and finding myself looking at a load of pots and pans.
So it’s not like it’s not possible or that I’m a clueless noob. Been a while since I used linux, but I’m so glad I’m done having to compile make and configure every program I want to install. And much of it worked out of the box with X Ubuntu It seems that you could use FUSE.