Im about to try it with Devian 6. Log in to hide this advertisement. The Number Of The Beast. Every distro will do, as long as you use a lightweight WM Kind regards. Dual-booting is a bit easier with the legacy BIOS systems too, but still needs care during the install or Windows could be broken.

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Dell Inspiron 1501

Unfortunately this can be quite tricky for new Linux users. But it’s a great way to take a peek ilnux making any permanent changes to your hard drive. Sign up using Email and Password. Edited by NickAu, 22 May – This guide is intended to provide you details on how well this laptop works with Linux and which modules you need to configure.

Inspron Wireless The Driver does work for and i have and it works like it does in windows but the only thing is in order for it to work like this is to boot into your BOIS by Rapidly pressing F2 and disabling the wireless hotkey control because for some reason it makes the card run a lot better this also meaning the whole guide works for gos too because it is a os based off ubuntu.

Dell Inspiron [Linux Laptop Wiki]

Several functions may not work. You currently have javascript disabled. However, I have worked around this. It’s one thing to “show” a trainee in a show-and-tell kind of way where he’ll pick up the jargon along the way.

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Some issues see other posts but generally I’m finding Linux a good experience. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service.

Use the cutter above if you feel it will work, however if it doesn’t just copy all of the files for your card into a brand new directory I’ll put the commands below. I use Linux Mint Mate and Cinnamon on my main machine-still can’t make up my mind about which one I prefer! By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Innspiron could also try puppy Linux.

Posted 22 May – Originally Posted by onebuck Hi, First thing would be to max the memory. Montreal, Quebec, Canada Distribution: Running on DVD is slower than a full install The time now is From the commnad line its. If you need to reset your password, click here.


Linux on Dell Inspiron 1501

Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers. Run these commands in terminal: Hi, First thing would be to max the memory.

Every distro will do, as long as you use a lightweight WM Kind regards. Dell Inspiron Wireless. Join our community today! That will be another factor.

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That’s what we’re here for, my friend Nobody’s born understanding Window either. If you have Ubuntu inspirron View more guides at Linux Wiki Guides.

Try as many distros as you can and see what works best with your machine and for you. You can either try some of the ready lightweight distros like slitazpuppymacpupVector knspiron, Antix or preferably give it a shot at installing a minimal version of a flexible distro like Debian and use a lightweight desktop enviroment on top of it such as XFCE.

Linux has transformed my home network, it was highly unreliable under Win7, it just works under Linux.