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Re: Debian on Acer Aspire E15

On Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 at 03:45, Dave Horsfall wrote:


> It sees neither the wireless nor the trackpad, although FreeBSD found them 
> (and I can't remember what they were); I'm told that this is because they 
> are proprietary devices; I wish I'd known that beforehand, but the laptop 
> was offered as a special deal.

You may need to install firmware from the non-free Debian
repository.  For instance, on my Dell laptop, I needed to install
firmware-iwlwifi to get the WiFi working.

What does 'lspci -v' show as output?

: Eric S Fraga, GnuPG: 0xFFFCF67D
: in Emacs + Ma Gnus v0.12 + evil-git-bdeb602
: BBDB version 3.1.2 (2014-05-06 11:45:08 -0500)

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