Acer Aspire 1362 LMI

Last Update: April 27th, 2005 at 08.00 am

Current OS: Ubuntu Hoary Hedgehog 5.04

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I have installed Ubuntu 5.04 (Hoary) on my Acer Aspire 1362 LMI, there are no big problems! The Installation was easy and the most common periphericals works !

Hardware Components

Status under Linux

notes

AMD Sempron XP 2800+

Works

(CPU scaling work too)

15" XGA TFT Display

Works

Out of the box with correct resolution.

512 MB DDR Ram

Works

Out of the box (normal :-D)

40 GB Ultra ATA Hard Drive

Works

Out of the box (normal :-D)

Dual DVD-RW Device

Works

For play DVD, I've modify hdparm.conf. See below.

Lithium-Ion Battery

Works

(Battery applet works too)

Internal 56k Modem

?

Not tested

Integrated wired network card

Works

Out of the box

Integrated wireless 802.11b/g network card

Works

With ndiswrapper and Win2k driver. See below.

NVIDIA GeForce FX Go5200

Works

Basic functions works out of the box. For other features, install the nVidia binary driver. See below.

Sound Card

Works

Out of the box

USB 2.0

Works

Out of the box

S-video output

?

Not tested

IEEE 1394 output

Works

Out of the box

PCMCIA port

Works

Out of the box

Power management

Works

Out of the box (suspend to RAM/disk too)

Fn+X keys

Works

See below

Launch manager keys

Not works

In progress...

This laptop is operating under Kernel 2.6.10.

Resolved :

Problems in progress:

Links:

Please send the feedback and Ideas to ostaquet [at] gmail.com, Thanks.

visit www.ubuntulinux.org

Best regards, Olivier Staquet