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I am running Centos 6.2 32-bit on an Acer Aspire 5749Z laptop. With the exception of the touch-pad, everything seems to work fine.
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|Name||Acer Aspire 5749Z|
|Processor||Intel Pentium Processor B960 (2MB L3 cache, 2.20GHz)|
|Screen||15.6“ (1366×768) Widescreen|
|RAM||Up to 8GB|
|HDD||up to 500GB|
|Graphics||Intel HD Graphics|
|HDMI Out||Not Tested|
|Card Reader||Not Tested|
|Touch Pad||Does not work|
The touch pad may actually work - I don't use it, so I didn't attempt to configure it. I had to update the kernel before the wired ethernet would work.
No major issues