Install sidux 2008-03 (Ουρέα) on a ThinkPad T500
T500 Site under construction. You are invited building an useful guidance!
- Get the Boot CD/DVD from the sidux homepage
- Enable the DVD Drive as Boot Device in Thinkpad Bios (if applicable)
Now you can boot your Live-CD:
- Use the Boot cheatcode
screen=1680x1050if you want to have sidux run the displays native resolution directly.
What works out of the Box
- Intel Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000) PCI-Express
- Intel driver for Integrated Graphics (Intel GMA 4500MHD)
- with 3D acceleration out-of-the-box (?)
- VGA output - mirrored, other not fixed yet (?)
- Touchpoint and Trackpad
- Including scroll at the right side and on teh bottom of the pad by default.
What did not work out of the Box
- Intel WiFi Link 5100/5300 WLAN controller - see How to install Intel Device 4236 under sidux 2008-03 (Ουρέα)
- ThinkPad Modem (MDC-3.0, 56kbps HDA) - see How to install ThinkPad Modem (MDC-3.0, 56kbps HDA) under sidux 2008-03 (Ουρέα)