Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon works on it – with a few problems to start with touchpad not disabling when typing, hibernation. I replaced the hard drive with a GB solid state drive too. Just in case you guys haven’t got chance to update: Thanks for your help and understanding a Newbie frustration. With some updates everything works fine.

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Dell Latitude D830

Cardbus bridge rev 21 Suspend to disk and suspend to ram are not working. Now for a shutdown and see if d380 stays. I can afford to wait a little while but … tick tick tick.

Or has the laptop’s cooling ability worsened over time? If you need to reset your password, click here.

Compiz works properly now, but performance is still low enough that I leave it off. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Have learned to vacuum the fan regularly; this is enough to keep it cool.

It’s possible that if the rtai smi-disable module becomes available for amd64 that the realtime performance would be OK, but according to Intel, running with smi disabled is running out of spec, and the CPU might exceed patitude thermal design power. Dell D and bit Ubuntu Linux 8.


Dell D830 and 64-bit Ubuntu Linux 8.04

For details on how to actually install and configure the required modules have a look at our guides section for distribution specific instructions. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Bluetooth Unlike some on the internet, Wlreless experienced no problem detecting the D’s integrated bluetooth adapter, even though I never booted Windows.

I installed ubunut gutsy for D from 4GB a pen drive.

Dell Latitude D [Linux Laptop Wiki]

Intel Core 2 Duo T Intel Visit the ubunfu links: Broadcom Corporation BCM Another option that might work is just simply open up “Additional Drivers,” if you haven’t already and install the driver from there. It’s OK for testing whether an rtai kernel boots, but not for testing whether it has good realtime performance. You can check it out at:.

I’ve posted, ubbuntu Ask Ubuntu, some informations about the packages that should be changed in order to have the wireless card working. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.


I’ve also tried the drivers from linuxwireless to no avail. I have had success playing a short audio file to my a2dp headphones using mplayer -ao alsa: Ubuntu sometimes warns me that a suspend failed even when it was successful i.

wireless – Dell Latitude D unable to connect to the internet – Ask Ubuntu

Also, some ambitions has been sacrified on wireless, picking Dell Wifi hotspot using wifi connection in ubuntu I also compile a recent kernel with real-time extensions 2. It is one of the hottest laptops I have had ….

If you would like to edit this page please first view our Editing Guidelines. This laptop is similar to the Dell Latitude D so both these laptop’s compatibility guide are more or less the same assuming delk configuration. You can find installation details for this driver here. PCI interrupt for device I have found Suse

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