Mandrake 9.0 on a Twinhead Slimnote 9T 166 TZ
So, first of all, I have an old Twinhead Slimnote 9T 166TZ with the
Because of disk space limitation, I made only a / partition (and a Swap
There were no problem during installation.
I like the Mandrake distro and his spirit.
Thanks to Mandrake for their great work !
It works fine.
It seems it does not work.
It works fine. I have a PCMCIA modem, and a PCMCIA ethernet (10/100)
They are both recognized without problem.
Sometimes, I experienced a crash of the computer when unplugging a
I have tried an USB mobile hard disk and it works fine.
However, I have to manually load the USB kernel module.
Suspend to disk works without problem with Linux. It is a good thing,
restarting linux on this old laptop takes a long time !
You simply have to configure your Bios so that suspend to disk is
Then give the appropriate permissions to the users to suspend :
chmod u+s /usr/bin/apm
You can suspend with the following command :
Remark : I had to disable the automatic suspension of the computer in
Bios. Indeed, after some time of inactivity, the computer was crashed.
Comments ? Questions ? Suggestions ? parrenin [at] ujf-grenoble [dot] fr .
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