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 +====== Acer Aspire 5517 ======
 +===== Introduction =====
 +This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Acer Aspire 5517 laptop.
 +This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer Aspire 5517. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the [[http://​​acer_aspire_5517|Acer Aspire 5517 page on LapWik]].
 +===== Editing This Page =====
 +If you would like to edit this page please first view our [[Editing Guidelines]].
 +===== Specifications =====
 +For full specifications see the [[http://​​wiki/​acer+aspire+5517|Acer Aspire 5517 specifications page]].
 +|Name|Acer Aspire 5517|
 +|Processor|AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual-Core Processor TK-42 (1MB L2 cache, 1.60GHz) \\ AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual-Core Processor L310 (1MB L2 cache 1.20GHz) \\ AMD Athlon™ 64 Single-Core Processor TF-20 (512KB L2 cache, 1.60GHz) \\ |
 +|Screen|15.6"​ (1366x768) Widescreen|
 +|RAM|Up to 4GB|
 +|HDD|up to 320GB|
 +|Optical Drive|DVD+-RW|
 +|Graphics|ATI Radeon™ HD 3200 graphics \\ ATI Radeon™ Xpress 1200|
 +|Network|10/​100 Ethernet \\ Acer® InviLink Nplify 802.11b/​g/​n|
 +===== Linux Compatibility =====
 +|Processor|Works| |
 +|Screen|Works| |
 +|HDD|Works| |
 +|Optical Drive|Works| |
 +|Graphics|Works|You can install the fglrx drivers if you want 3D.|
 +|Sound|Works| |
 +|Ethernet|Works| |
 +|Wireless|Works|In Ubuntu 10.04 you need to activate these drivers from within the "​Hardware Drivers"​ program|
 +|USB|Works| |
 +|Card Reader|Works| |
 +|Webcam|Works| |
 +===== Notes =====
 +This laptop was tested with the 64bit version of Ubuntu 10.04
 +===== Summary =====
 +The Acer Aspire 5517 works just fine with Ubuntu 10.04, no real problem to report at all.
acer_aspire_5517.txt · Last modified: 2017/09/09 23:09 by don