Installing Ubuntu 9.04 on Acer Aspire 4530-5620

Last updated: June 9th, 2009

General Hardware Specifications of Acer Aspire 4530-5620:

Hardware Components
Status under Linux
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AMD Athalon 64 X2 Dual-core QL-60, 1.9 GHz w/1MB L2 Cache Works No special procedure required during installation.
14.1 Widescreen CrystalBrite LCD Works No special procedure required during installation.
nVidia GeForce 9100M G Works Install proprietary nVidia hardware drivers (version 180 tested at time of writing)
2GB, DDR2, 2DIMMs Works No special procedure required during installation
160 GB Ultra ATA Hard Drive Works No special procedure required during installation
No Floppy Drive N/A N/A
Integrated Network Card Works No special procedure required during installation
Internal 56k Modem Doesn't Work Unknown
DVD Super Multi DL Works No special procedure required during installation
Acer Nplify 802.11b/g/Draft-N WLAN Works No special procedure required during installation
6 Cell Lithium-Ion Battery Works No special procedure required during installation
On Board Sound Works

No special procedure required during installation

This laptop is operating under Kernel version 2.6.28-11-generic

Basic Installation of Ubuntu 9.04:
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