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Another work in Progress - by PhrakTure
 
Another work in Progress - by PhrakTure
 
I am currently running Arch on this laptop, 98% problem free... and no I have not yet configured the media card reader, as I have no use for it.  If anyone really has a problem, let me know (PM from forums).
 
I am currently running Arch on this laptop, 98% problem free... and no I have not yet configured the media card reader, as I have no use for it.  If anyone really has a problem, let me know (PM from forums).
  
===Modules===
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==Modules==
 
* Ethernet: 8139too
 
* Ethernet: 8139too
 
* Wireless: ndiswrapper using BCMWL5A [[http://phrakture.freelinuxhost.com/ndiswrapper-bcmwl5a-0.2-1.pkg.tar.gz pkg]] [[http://phrakture.freelinuxhost.com/pkgbuilds/PKGBUILD.ndiswrapper-bcmwl5a PKGBUILD]]
 
* Wireless: ndiswrapper using BCMWL5A [[http://phrakture.freelinuxhost.com/ndiswrapper-bcmwl5a-0.2-1.pkg.tar.gz pkg]] [[http://phrakture.freelinuxhost.com/pkgbuilds/PKGBUILD.ndiswrapper-bcmwl5a PKGBUILD]]
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* Video: nvidia [http://www.nvidia.com]
 
* Video: nvidia [http://www.nvidia.com]
  
===Other===
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==Other==
 
* Composite: works, but gets goofy with flash animations in Firefox
 
* Composite: works, but gets goofy with flash animations in Firefox
  
===Unusual settings===
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==Unusual settings==
* Video mode detected wrong<br>Add the following to the device (nvidia driver) section in xorg.conf<br><pre>Option "IgnoreEDID" "True"</pre>
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* Video mode detected wrong
*And the following line to the "Monitor" section<br><pre>Modeline "1440x900"  106.47  1440 1520 1672 1904  900 901 904 932  -hsync +vsync</pre>
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: Add the following to the device (nvidia driver) section in xorg.conf
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: {{bc|Option "IgnoreEDID" "True"}}
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* And the following line to the "Monitor" section<br><pre>Modeline "1440x900"  106.47  1440 1520 1672 1904  900 901 904 932  -hsync +vsync</pre>
  
 
The following Display Subsection (in the Screen Section) will allow you to use the display's native viewing mode.
 
The following Display Subsection (in the Screen Section) will allow you to use the display's native viewing mode.
<pre> Subsection "Display"
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{{bc|
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Subsection "Display"
 
   Depth      24
 
   Depth      24
 
   Modes "1440x900"
 
   Modes "1440x900"
 
   Virtual 1440 900
 
   Virtual 1440 900
EndSubsection</pre>
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EndSubsection
 
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}}
= External Links =
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==See also==
 
* This report is listed at the [http://tuxmobil.org/hp.html TuxMobil: Linux Laptop and Notebook Installation Guides Survey: Hewlett-Packard - HP].
 
* This report is listed at the [http://tuxmobil.org/hp.html TuxMobil: Linux Laptop and Notebook Installation Guides Survey: Hewlett-Packard - HP].

Revision as of 12:59, 23 April 2012

Another work in Progress - by PhrakTure I am currently running Arch on this laptop, 98% problem free... and no I have not yet configured the media card reader, as I have no use for it. If anyone really has a problem, let me know (PM from forums).

Modules

  • Ethernet: 8139too
  • Wireless: ndiswrapper using BCMWL5A [pkg] [PKGBUILD]
  • Audio: snd-intel-8x0 / snd-pcm-oss
  • Video: nvidia [1]

Other

  • Composite: works, but gets goofy with flash animations in Firefox

Unusual settings

  • Video mode detected wrong
Add the following to the device (nvidia driver) section in xorg.conf
Option "IgnoreEDID" "True"
  • And the following line to the "Monitor" section
    Modeline "1440x900"  106.47  1440 1520 1672 1904  900 901 904 932  -hsync +vsync

The following Display Subsection (in the Screen Section) will allow you to use the display's native viewing mode.

Subsection "Display"
  Depth       24
  Modes "1440x900"
  Virtual 1440 900
EndSubsection

See also