Re: I am deeply disappointed
On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 10:27:04AM +0100, Stephen Gran wrote:
> So, I've just installed squeeze on a lenovo x201. I have to say, I am
> once again, thoroughly disappointed by the experience.
So _what_ exactly did you try? "Squeeze" is to undefined to even start
> I was looking forward to VESA mode X
xserver-xorg-video-intel is installed by default and uses KMS. VESA is
the fallback for unsupported kernels to allow upgrades. This is known to
work. There is no such kernel in testing/unstable.
> no working peripherals,
Which sort of peripherals?
> no functional hotkeys,
Works fine here. AFAIK needs acpid (installed by default) and most of
them are only used by the desktop environments.
> Supend and resume - hah!
Properly setup by the installer if it finds a usable swap partition.
Known to work.
> That was something I was looking forward
> to fixing in the coming weeks.
This is just a rant, no useful information.
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