* Benjamin Steininger * Student at H_DA Darmstadt * My Homepage
- 1846-64G (since 12/2005)
Used as a desktop replacement and at home and university. Running Windows XP almost 2 1/2 year Switched September 2008 to Ubuntu 8.04 and then to 8.10
After about 1/2 year the cpu-fan got switched because the cpu was getting to hot and fan was making strange noise sometimes.
After about 2 3/4 year the cpu-fan got switched again together with the complete mainboard because the usb-ports only worked as usb 1.1 and sometimes the gpu created problems on standby.
All replacements were made by IBM while the guarantee
Ubuntu 8.10 with system encryption
- Free radeon graphic-card-driver
- PHC for Undervolting
- tpfand + tpfan-admin
- xrandr for dual screens