Sony Vaio SVF15216
This wiki entry describes some tips of Installation of ArchLinux on a Sony VAIO SVF15216 laptop.
Our SVF15216 comes with BCM43142 an its a little problematic with some distros, but no in Arch x86_64 (if you chose de correct package). You can use the BCM43142 by using the "broadcom-wl-dkms" package. There is also a PKGBUILD available in AUR[dead link 2017-08-24]
You can automatically turn of some device like the bluetooth, the firewire port, the cd/dvd drive or the audio card by using the broken link: package not found] daemon that you can find on this address : http://vaio-utils.org/power/AUR[