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 +====== Asus F7L ======
 +===== Authors =====
 +Janez Dolinar
  
 +===== Introduction =====
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 +This notebook comes in wide varieties of configurations. It has complete 3.5kg with it's 6 cell battery.
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 +This guide is intended to provide you details on how well this laptop works with Linux and which modules you need to configure. For details on how to actually install and configure the required modules have a look at [[Installation Guide|our guides]] section for distribution specific instructions.
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 +===== Specifications =====
 +|Name|Asus F7L  - 7S090|
 +| Processor|Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual  CPU  T2390|
 +| Screen|17"​ @ 1440x900|
 +| RAM|2GB|
 +| HDD|250GB|
 +| Optical Drive|TSSTcorp CDDVDW TS-L632H|
 +| Graphics|Intel GMA 3100|
 +| Network|10/​100/​1000 Ethernet, Atheros Wireless, Bluetooth 2.0 + EDR|
 +| Other|4 + 1 USB 2.0, 1x Firewire, VGA-out, TV-out, 1.3M Webcam, MMC + XD reader|
 +
 +===== Linux Compatibility =====
 +^Device^Compatibility^Comments^
 +| Processor|Yes| |
 +| Screen|Yes|Brightness control works|
 +| HDD|Yes|Be sure to include -B 255 command in your hdparm, otherwise your drive will be heading to death the fast track! |
 +| Optical Drive|Yes| |
 +| Graphics|Partialy|3D applications like Google Earth and Stellarium crash|
 +| Sound|Yes|Audio-out jack leaves speakers on while a jack is plugged in|
 +| Ethernet|Yes| |
 +| Wireless|Yes|Works OK in Ubuntu|
 +| Bluetooth|Yes| |
 +| Modem|Not Tested| |
 +| USB|Yes| |
 +| Firewire|Yes| |
 +| Card Reader|Yes|XD now has supporting drivers |
 +| ExpressCard Slot|Not Tested| |
 +| Webcam|Partial|Picture is upside down yet nice quality|
 +
 +===== Notes =====
 +Problems with Shift-PgUp, Shift-PgDown as they are on numeric keypads but that can be fixed using custom keymaps. Everything was tested in 64bit Gentoo with kernel 2.6.27-r4 or newer.
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 +Problems still persist when using Ubuntu 10
 +
 +===== Summary =====
 +Everything works quite nicely, power management is great. Battery life is around 2.5-3h.
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