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This is a compatibilty guide to running Linux with the Acer TravelMate 6593 laptop.
This guide is intended to provide you details on how well this laptop works with Linux and which modules you need to configure. For details on how to actually install and configure the required modules have a look at our guides section for distribution specific instructions.
This page is just for discussing using Linux on the Acer TravelMate 6593. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Acer TravelMate 6593 page on LapWik.
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For full specifications see the Acer TravelMate 6593 specifications page.
|Name||Acer TravelMate 6593|
|Processor||Intel Core 2 Duo|
|Screen||15.4” WXGA Widescreen|
|Graphics||Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD|
|Network||Ethernet, Intel 5100 802.11abgn, Bluetooth|
|56K Modem||Not Tested|
|Card Reader||Not Tested|
|ExpressCard Slot||Not Tested|
|Fingerprint Reader||Not Tested|
This laptop was tested with Ubuntu 9.04 64bit edition.
There were no problems getting the Acer TravelMate 6593 working when using an up to date version of Linux.