HP Pavilion zd7140

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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 Look here || http://phrakture.freelinuxhost.com/pkgbuilds/PKGBUILD.ndiswrapper-bcmwl5a or use the package [[here |]]
     +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
        <verbatim>
           Option \"IgnoreEDID\" \"True\"
        </verbatim>
        And the following line to the \"Monitor\" section
        <verbatim>
           Modeline \"1440x900\"  106.47  1440 1520 1672 1904  900 901 904 932  -hsync +vsync
        </verbatim>
        The following Display Subsection (in the Screen Section) will allow you to use the display's native viewing mode.
        <verbatim>
           Subsection \"Display\"
              Depth       24
              Modes \"1440x900\"
              Virtual 1440 900
           EndSubsection
        </verbatim>