[TriLUG] Good distro for laptops?
jeremyp at pobox.com
Mon Oct 6 15:52:32 EDT 2003
Joshua Gitlin wrote:
> I do believe that Mandrake 9.1
> handles LinkSys wireless cards (although I'm not sure) and I do know
> that it handles power management fine on my laptop.
Keep in mind that there are several versions of the Linksys wireless
cards (WPC11). Version 1 and 2 should work fine with Linux, and version
3 has been reported to work. Version 4 of the WPC11 is based on an
unsupported Broadcom ship and will not work at all, according to what
This is not a function of the distribution, necessarily, but more on
whether the drivers have been made available to the Linux kernel developers.
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