The machine features a Pentium-4m CPU and these I/O ports: serial, parallel, VGA, USB, PCMCIA, modem, LAN. There are an in-built floppy and CD-RW drive.
I have taken the latest driver from NVIDIA for the GeForce2Go graphics card. .
Resolutions work up to 1024x768@16.
With the NVIDIA driver the console is completely unusable, because it flickers, or shows stripes or looks very dark.
The touchpad works with
The network interface works with the 3COM kernel driver.
The modem is an
Intel Corp. 82801CA/CAM AC'97 Modem (rev 2).,
I downloaded the
pctel-0.9.6.tar.gz pctel driver(http://linmodems.technion.ac.il/pctel-linux/)
and compiled the modules using:
./configure --with-hal=i8xx make make install
loaded the modules, but it doesn't work.
Works only partly (all modules load without errors, and
/proc/apci shows up, but all else fails, e.g. putting the machine
into sleep mode).
But you can even switch the processor frequency
cat /proc/acpi/processor/CPU0/performance state count: 2 active state: P0 states: *P0: 1700 MHz, 20000 mW, 250 uS P1: 1200 MHz, 10000 mW, 250 uS . echo 1 > /proc/acpi/processor/CPU0/performance . cat /proc/acpi/processor/CPU0/performance state count: 2 active state: P1 states: P0: 1700 MHz, 20000 mW, 250 uS *P1: 1200 MHz, 10000 mW, 250 uS
And the performance changes!
The CD-RW drive works fine on
See CD-Writing-HOWTO from The Linux Documentation Project - TLDP for details.
No time to check the DVD with xine(http://packages.debian.org/xine) or
00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corp. 82845 845 (Brookdale) Chipset Host Bridge (rev 05) 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corp. 82845 845 (Brookdale) Chipset AGP Bridge (rev 05) 00:1d.0 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801CA/CAM USB (Hub #1) (rev 02) 00:1d.1 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801CA/CAM USB (Hub #2) (rev 02) 00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corp. 82801BAM/CAM PCI Bridge (rev 42) 00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corp. 82801CAM ISA Bridge (LPC) (rev 02) 00:1f.1 IDE interface: Intel Corp. 82801CAM IDE U100 (rev 02) 00:1f.3 SMBus: Intel Corp. 82801CA/CAM SMBus (rev 02) 00:1f.5 Multimedia audio controller: Intel Corp. 82801CA/CAM AC'97 Audio (rev 02) 00:1f.6 Modem: Intel Corp. 82801CA/CAM AC'97 Modem (rev 02) 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation NV11 [GeForce2 Go] (rev b2) 02:01.0 Ethernet controller: 3Com Corporation 3c905C-TX/TX-M [Tornado] (rev 78) 02:04.0 CardBus bridge: O2 Micro, Inc. OZ6912 Cardbus Controller
Kerri Warner <kerri_at_sapphire.no-ip.com> wrote: "You said the console is dark/flickers with nvidia driver loaded - this is only the case when the bios is set to simul mode for video output, turning on both the vga and lcd. With it set to lcd only, it works fine. Also, the synaptics driver works fine for me. I also got modem drivers to load, but never work. Also, I should mention a problem I've had with mine- sound starts to crackle when processor speed changes. It happens at other times too.. depending on the program, pausing and unpausing resolves. Also, pretty much every device on the board is routed to IRQ 10. Sound, nic, cardbus slot, usb, video, and I think some other stuff too. This makes my wireless nic (netgear wg511) fail consistently with lost interrupt messages."