HP Pavilion DV1000 Series
In this page, i will try to make your Arch installation on HP Pavillion dv1000 series as easy as i can, If you have something to add please contribute to this page
What does work?
Wifi using ipw2200 drivers
Touchpad using synaptics drivers
Remote Control, when you will have ur multimedia keys working, Remote control works out of the box
suspend to ram/swap
Texas Intrument card reader
What does not work?
Boot with your Arch CD without any option, u do not need acpi=off for this laptop, Partition the way you like but leave 204MB+ of free space unpartioned in order to install Quickplay later, You may need to follow any Installation guide on the wiki
Graphic Card and Xorg
See Intel graphics.
You have to use the
ipw2200 driver; Arch stock kernel has it enabled, but you still need the firmware package .
The sound should work out of the box.