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for details. <br> The madwifi package with included patch can be downloaded from: http://snapshots.madwifi.org/special/madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007.tar.gz<br>
 
for details. <br> The madwifi package with included patch can be downloaded from: http://snapshots.madwifi.org/special/madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007.tar.gz<br>
 
After downloading:<br>
 
After downloading:<br>
 
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Untar the package
 
  tar xvf madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007.tar.gz<br>
 
  tar xvf madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007.tar.gz<br>
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change into the madwifi folder
 
  cd madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007<br>
 
  cd madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007<br>
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compile madwifi
 
  make<br>
 
  make<br>
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install
 
  make install<br>
 
  make install<br>
 
then add ath_pci and wlan to your modules section in rc.conf
 
then add ath_pci and wlan to your modules section in rc.conf

Revision as of 19:44, 29 January 2008


Arch linux & Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo Pa 2510

LAPTOP SPECS

Processor: AMD Athlon64 X2 TK55 
Harddisk : 160Gb Harddisk
DVD-RW  :
Graphics : integrated Ati Xpress X1200
Display  : 1280x800 LCD
Ports  : 3 USB ports, Expresscard Slot
Network  : Realtek Ethernet, Atheros 5007eg, AC'97 Modem

XORG CONFIGURATION

using the ATI catalyst driver

using the open source driver

SOUND

Works out of the box. Don't forget to add your user to the audio group.

Check here for more info about how to set up sound: http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/ALSA_Setup

TOUCHPAD

ACCESS TO DEVICES

Add user to groups (given you have created a user):

    gpasswd -a username video
    gpasswd -a username optical
    gpasswd -a username storage

WIRELESS LAN

Madwifi

Wireless is a bit tricky but works with madwifi using a patch (only for 32bit systems).
Read http://madwifi.org/ticket/1679 for details.
The madwifi package with included patch can be downloaded from: http://snapshots.madwifi.org/special/madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007.tar.gz
After downloading:
Untar the package

tar xvf madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007.tar.gz

change into the madwifi folder

cd madwifi-ng-r2756+ar5007

compile madwifi

make

install

make install

then add ath_pci and wlan to your modules section in rc.conf

Ndiswrapper

work in progress


ETHERNET

works out of the box using the r8169 module.

USB

works, but I had problems copying large files from an external hd. I made it work by adding noapic to grub

MONITOR OUT

Works

HOTKEYS, SPECIAL BUTTONS

The buttons for the led brightness didn't work until I added acpi_osi=linux to grub.

CARD SLOTS

not tested

Powersave

Suspend

to ram

to disk