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This is a guide to an Arch x64 installation on a Dell Inspiron 1564.
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[[Category:Dell]]
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This page is about my experiences with a Dell Inspiron 1564, using Arch i686.
  
= System Specs =
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== System Specs ==
 
There are several configurations of this machine. Mine is as follows:
 
There are several configurations of this machine. Mine is as follows:
  CPU: Intel Core i3 330M(2.13GHz)
 
  RAM: 3072MB (1x1024 + 1x2048) 1067MHz DDR3 Dual Channel
 
  Disk: <strike>320GB Serial ATA (5400RPM)</strike> '''Upgraded with Seagate Momentus 7200.4 500GB'''
 
  LCD: 15.6" 1366X768 HD WLED
 
  Video: 512 MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330
 
  WLAN: <strike>Dell 1397 Mini (a/b/g)</strike> '''Upgraded with Intel 5100 a/b/g/n'''
 
  
= Hardware Details =
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'''CPU:''' Intel Core i3 330M (2.13GHz)
lspci, lsusb outputs will come here.
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'''RAM:''' 3072MB (1x1024 + 1x2048) 1067MHz DDR3 Dual Channel
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'''Disk:''' <strike>320GB Serial ATA (5400RPM)</strike> <strike>'''Upgraded with Seagate Momentus 7200.4 500GB'''</strike> ''' Upgraded with WD Scorpio Black 750GB 7200RPM Adv. Format'''
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'''LCD:''' 15.6" 1366X768 HD WLED
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'''Video:''' 512 MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330
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'''WLAN:''' <strike>Dell 1397 Mini (a/b/g) (Broadcom BCM4312 chipset)</strike> '''Upgraded with Intel Wireless WiFi Link 5100 agn'''
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== Hardware Details ==
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lspci output:
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  00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor DRAM Controller (rev 12)
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  00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor PCI Express x16 Root Port (rev 12)
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  00:16.0 Communication controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset HECI Controller (rev 06)
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  00:1a.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller (rev 06)
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  00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset High Definition Audio (rev 06)
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  00:1c.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 1 (rev 06)
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  00:1c.1 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 2 (rev 06)
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  00:1c.5 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 6 (rev 06)
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  00:1d.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller (rev 06)
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  00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge (rev a6)
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  00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation Mobile 5 Series Chipset LPC Interface Controller (rev 06)
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  00:1f.2 SATA controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset 4 port SATA AHCI Controller (rev 06)
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  00:1f.3 SMBus: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset SMBus Controller (rev 06)
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  02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc M92 LP [Mobility Radeon HD 4300 Series]
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  02:00.1 Audio device: ATI Technologies Inc RV710/730
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  04:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Wireless WiFi Link 5100
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  05:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller (rev 02)
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  ff:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture Generic Non-core Registers (rev 02)
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  ff:00.1 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture System Address Decoder (rev 02)
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  ff:02.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Link 0 (rev 02)
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  ff:02.1 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Physical 0 (rev 02)
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  ff:02.2 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved (rev 02)
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  ff:02.3 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved (rev 02)
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lsusb output:
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  Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
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  Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
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  Bus 001 Device 008: ID 413c:8162 Dell Computer Corp.
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  Bus 001 Device 007: ID 413c:8161 Dell Computer Corp.
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  Bus 001 Device 006: ID 0c45:6480 Microdia
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  Bus 001 Device 005: ID 0bda:0158 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Mass Storage Device
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  Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0a5c:4500 Broadcom Corp. BCM2046B1 USB 2.0 Hub (part of BCM2046 Bluetooth)
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  Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
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  Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
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== What Works ==
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* [[cpufrequtils|CPU frequency scaling]]
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* Coretemp module for temperature monitoring
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* Function keys
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* Card Reader
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* Microphone
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* Web cam
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* Using the [[ATI Catalyst]] driver the following works:
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** [[pm-utils|Suspend and hibernate]]
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** 3D acceleration
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** VAAPI GPU video acceleration (see [[ATI_Catalyst#Video_acceleration|here]])
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** HDMI Video (audio not tested)
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- Using [[ATI|xf86-video-ati]] the following works:
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** [[pm-utils|Suspend and hibernate]]
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** 3D acceleration
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** [[ATI#Powersaving|Power profiling]]
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** [[ATI#Powersaving|Temperature monitoring]]
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== What Does Not Work ==
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As of Catalyst 10.7, the new ATI 2D Acceleration Architecture causes black rectangle corruption. (See ATI bugs [http://ati.cchtml.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1839 #1839] and [http://ati.cchtml.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1845 #1845])
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Currently, the fix involves reverting back to the old XAA acceleration. To do this run the following as root:
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aticonfig --set-pcs-str=DDX,ForceXAA,TRUE
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== What Has Not Been Tested ==
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* Bluetooth
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* HDMI Audio

Revision as of 23:05, 26 October 2012

This page is about my experiences with a Dell Inspiron 1564, using Arch i686.

System Specs

There are several configurations of this machine. Mine is as follows:

CPU: Intel Core i3 330M (2.13GHz)

RAM: 3072MB (1x1024 + 1x2048) 1067MHz DDR3 Dual Channel

Disk: 320GB Serial ATA (5400RPM) Upgraded with Seagate Momentus 7200.4 500GB Upgraded with WD Scorpio Black 750GB 7200RPM Adv. Format

LCD: 15.6" 1366X768 HD WLED

Video: 512 MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4330

WLAN: Dell 1397 Mini (a/b/g) (Broadcom BCM4312 chipset) Upgraded with Intel Wireless WiFi Link 5100 agn

Hardware Details

lspci output:

 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor DRAM Controller (rev 12)
 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor PCI Express x16 Root Port (rev 12)
 00:16.0 Communication controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset HECI Controller (rev 06)
 00:1a.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller (rev 06)
 00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset High Definition Audio (rev 06)
 00:1c.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 1 (rev 06)
 00:1c.1 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 2 (rev 06)
 00:1c.5 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 6 (rev 06)
 00:1d.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller (rev 06)
 00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge (rev a6)
 00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation Mobile 5 Series Chipset LPC Interface Controller (rev 06)
 00:1f.2 SATA controller: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset 4 port SATA AHCI Controller (rev 06)
 00:1f.3 SMBus: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset SMBus Controller (rev 06)
 02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc M92 LP [Mobility Radeon HD 4300 Series]
 02:00.1 Audio device: ATI Technologies Inc RV710/730
 04:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Wireless WiFi Link 5100
 05:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller (rev 02)
 ff:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture Generic Non-core Registers (rev 02)
 ff:00.1 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture System Address Decoder (rev 02)
 ff:02.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Link 0 (rev 02)
 ff:02.1 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Physical 0 (rev 02)
 ff:02.2 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved (rev 02)
 ff:02.3 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved (rev 02)

lsusb output:

 Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
 Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
 Bus 001 Device 008: ID 413c:8162 Dell Computer Corp. 
 Bus 001 Device 007: ID 413c:8161 Dell Computer Corp. 
 Bus 001 Device 006: ID 0c45:6480 Microdia 
 Bus 001 Device 005: ID 0bda:0158 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Mass Storage Device
 Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0a5c:4500 Broadcom Corp. BCM2046B1 USB 2.0 Hub (part of BCM2046 Bluetooth)
 Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
 Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub

What Works

- Using xf86-video-ati the following works:

What Does Not Work

As of Catalyst 10.7, the new ATI 2D Acceleration Architecture causes black rectangle corruption. (See ATI bugs #1839 and #1845)

Currently, the fix involves reverting back to the old XAA acceleration. To do this run the following as root:

aticonfig --set-pcs-str=DDX,ForceXAA,TRUE

What Has Not Been Tested

  • Bluetooth
  • HDMI Audio