Wifi works out of the box, but you need to enable NetworkManager from the services to make it configurable.
Resolution was 1024×768. To get the wide screen I had to to install 915resolution (yum install 915resolution) and edit /etc/sysconfig/915resolution with the
RESOLUTION=”7e 1280 800″
Also my xorg.conf if you want it.
Hibernation did not work by default, but it is working using swsuspend2 with some extra tweaks.
- First read and follow directions from Matthias Hensler’s website, which has good instruction on how to get software suspend on your computer.
- Once you have it installed, edit /etc/hibernate/common.conf, and uncomment the line that says “UnloadAllModules yes”.
- Boot using the modified kernel (if you followed Matthias instruction the new kernel should be available in your grub menu)
- Hibernate the same way as before. If you boot the with modified kernel, your computer knows to use the new one.
Mouse Touch Pad was a bit too sensitive out of the box. This can be changed by installing gsynaptics (yum install gsynaptics). You’ll get an extra touchpad setting under Preferences.