Acer Aspire 7720
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For 64-bit install, update BIOS first to fix ACPI and wireless problems. If you use 32-bit there should not be problems.
What does not work
Hibernation (is still flaky). Suspend seems to work OK with kernel 2.6.35, xorg 1.9.
|HDD||WDC WD2500BEVS-22UST0 250GB||Works.|
|Screen/Graphics||Acer 17" (1440x900), Intel x3100||Works fully.|
|Wireless||Intel 3945||Works after you install the firmware. I used netcfg2 or wicd for management of WLAN.|
|Ethernet||Broadcom BCM5787 (tg3 driver)||Works out of box.|
|Audio||Realtek ALC268||Working well. Recording from the internal microphone is flawed, however.|
|Card Reader||5-in-1 card reader supports optional MultiMediaCard™, Secure Digital card, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick PRO™ or xD-Picture Card™||Works only for SD? MS is not recognized?|
|Webcam||Acer "Crystal Eye" Webcam||Works (uvcvideo)|
|Touchpad||ALPS PS/2||Works (with current X releases no need to configure).|
|Bluetooth||Broadcom "A-Link BlueUsbA2"||Works|
|Remote control sensor||Works: install LIRC, the driver is lirc_ene0100. I successfully command MPD and MPlayer with it.|