Difference between revisions of "IBM ThinkPad T61"

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===Widescreen===
 
===Widescreen===
 
Hwd did not do the monitor widescreen (1280x800) properly, and it was instead doing 1024x768.  In xorg.conf, here is the relevant section:
 
Hwd did not do the monitor widescreen (1280x800) properly, and it was instead doing 1024x768.  In xorg.conf, here is the relevant section:
Section "Screen"
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Section "Screen"
 
         Identifier "Screen0"
 
         Identifier "Screen0"
 
         Device    "Card0"
 
         Device    "Card0"
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                 Modes "1200x800"
 
                 Modes "1200x800"
 
         EndSubSection
 
         EndSubSection
EndSection
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EndSection
 
 
  
 
==Graphics==
 
==Graphics==

Revision as of 14:45, 29 July 2007

SATA and Linux

If there are boot problems, try going from AHCI to compatibility in the BIOS. I don't really know what is going on here, but my computer works in compatibility, I haven't tried AHCI.

Wireless

Intel 4965 WiFi

If, like me, you chose the free upgrade, well, that sucks for you, there are no drivers. Ndiswrapper can work, but make sure you use the NETw4x32 drivers, the others won't work.

Xorg

Widescreen

Hwd did not do the monitor widescreen (1280x800) properly, and it was instead doing 1024x768. In xorg.conf, here is the relevant section:

Section "Screen"
       Identifier "Screen0"
       Device     "Card0"
       Monitor    "Monitor0"
       DefaultColorDepth 24
       SubSection "Display"
               Depth     24
               Modes "1200x800"
       EndSubSection
EndSection

Graphics

Power Management

Thinkvantage Rescue and Recovery

ALSA