Use the i8kmon package to monitor temperature and trigger fans ACPI Suspend to RAM doesn’t work leaves a white screen – all pixels on Suspend to disk hangs sometimes on suspend CPU frequency scaling works switch frequency back and forth – from Mhz to Mhz in my case , with a short but noticeable X freeze during the switch use the speedstep-smi driver. Dell Latitude D Yes v5. There for change the Driver under Device to fglrx but first pleace install the ati-drivers from the restricted deb repository. Everything works perfectly except for the wireless indicator light. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct.

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I hope that I can get this solved – there is no possibility of convincing my sister to let me install Ubuntu on her computer if she would not be able to use the internet the Ethernet port seems not to work, with Ubuntu or Windows.

Skype does not work because of some limitations in the ALSA es sound driver. Dell Latitude D Yes Details below. Haven’t played with the onboard modem, although it does seem to be detected. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Last Jump to page: Make sure you have a configuration file!


Last wieeless by oudhans; at Hello, I am very new and totally not used to installing drivers in linux.

Problem installing Ubuntu on laptop

Select all sudo apt-get remove –purge bcmwl-kernel-source and then Code: Thank You Very Much. Her Ethernet port seems not to work, so I am trying to use Wireless, which works just fine on the installed Windows 7.

ALSA troubles, tried upgrading to 1.

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October 19th, 8. I wierless “apt-get” to get “rfkill”, and used “rfkill unblock all” to make sure that the wireless card is not blocked. It looks as if everything is there, but it doesn’t work. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

When Numlock is on, keyboard acts as if the Fn key is being held down. Added Modeline “x” Your BCM driver b43 could be easily enabled by updating and then running two simple commands. CPU frequency scaling not supported.

I did manage to get the laptop screen up by playing with the Ubuntu display settings. The computer is now very usable for common computing tasks and has a new lease on life.


Dell wants you to stay with them it seems at inspuron cost of even bastardizing the normal Windows Operating Systems disks. I did not get to test much else as the display would not work correctly. I came here and downloaded the LXLE And that’s about the only problem I’ve had with the I8K and Ubuntu!

Over the years, I have occasionally blown the dust off it and boot it up to make sure it still works. You should use the vbcode tags quote balloon in second line of reply window or code to the right of the quote tag. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. On Hoary X and sound works out of the box. Mine works fine on Wrieless then rebooted from the installation CD and it gave me the expected options at the partitioner menu.

Run resolution to activate x resolution. My Dell laptop has a centrino-N driver.