[ltp] buy X1
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Tue Jun 20 23:10:06 CEST 2017
>>> "Peter" == Peter Beck <peter at datentraeger.li> writes:
Hi thanks for the fast reply
> On 06/20/2017 09:50 PM, Gael wrote:
>> If it's the awful keyboard layout, it should be the 2nd gen. I have
>> one running exclusively Linux since 3 years now. I have mainly used
>> Debian and Fedora distribs.
>> The only things to know is that you need to fully upgrade firmwares,
>> notably the keyboard one to get the OLED part working.
> I have a 2nd generation and a 4th generation model, both running Debian
> unstable from the beginning never had any issues.
Do the f1 to f12 keys work for you (I mean whithout pressing fn)?
> I dont'k now if the fingerprint reader on the 4th gen is working, never
> tested (for the 2nd gen - worked flawlessy). For wireless you need to
> install nonfree firmware.
> At the moment the trackball on my 4th gen is driving me crazy as it
> doesn't behave the way it should. not sure if this is software or
How mean the read small knob (which is on my X200s) or the large
> hardware related. Battery life and weight is really great. I love the
> display resolution on the 4th gen also.
> What I dislike on these devices is the missing ethernet port.
Oops that is important at work my wirless network is slow and very much
restricted. I presume I have to use a USB port adapter?
How many usb ports does the Thinkpad posses?
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