Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t and Fedora 13

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at gmail.com
Tue May 25 15:55:13 UTC 2010


On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 9:19 AM, Jan Wildeboer <jwildebo at redhat.com> wrote:
> Dear reader,
>
> http://smolts.org/client/show_all/pub_8185710f-b9d8-48e4-98fb-d07287ddfbfc
>
> is the smolt profile of this machine. Short version: Lenovo Ideapad
> S10-3t with cando touchscreen, N450 CPU yadda yadda.
>
> Problems encountered:
>
> - Netinstall not possible. Network card gets configured wrong. Solution:
> USB install and after reboot do:
>
>   rmmod tg3
>   modprobe broadcom
>   modprobe tg3
>
> For some obscure reason the network card works after that.
>
> - Wireless kills touchpad
>
> Sounds weird, I know. The wireless only seems to run with kmod-wl-PAE
> from nonfree rpmfusion. After you install that and reboot, the buttons
> of the synaptics touchpad stop working. So no mouseclick possible anymore.
>
> - Touchscreen doesn't work
>
> This litle netvertible has a fince cando touchscreen but I fail to find
> any hint to get it working.
>
> Can provide any level of details if needed. It would be so cool to have
> this working. It would be a Free and Open sort of iPad ...

The above all sound like APIC issues on other hardware. Does it work
with F12 or such and then stopped with F13?


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