MacBook5,1

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This article is to provide information on how to get components of Apple's MacBook5,1 also know as the MacBook Aluminum working in Arch.

Installation

To install, follow the instruction on the MacBook page.

Multi-Touch Trackpad

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Sound

Issue: Cant get it to work.

Video

Install the 'nvidia' package and run 'nvidia-xconfig' as root.

Wireless

Follow the instructions in the Broadcom_BCM4312 article and install the broadcom-wl driver.

Bluetooth

Issue: Either I dont know how to do this or it takes more work...

Suspend/power management stuff

Suspend works (tested in GNOME)

iSight

Works.

Issue: When using it in Cheese, logs spill out "uvcvideo: unknown event type 79." (number changes).

Sensors

motion sensor: How do I test?

an ambient light sensor: How do i test?

fan sensors: How do I test?

Temperature sensors: Could only get CPU core temps.... Need more!!!

Anything else?

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