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Asus Eee PC 1015B

Introduction

This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Asus Eee PC 1015B laptop.

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Specifications

For full specifications see the Asus Eee PC 1015B specifications page.

NameAsus Eee PC 1015B
ProcessorAMD® Fusion APU C30 1.2GHz (single core)/C50 1.0GHz (dual core) Processor
Screen10.1” WSVGA
RAMUp to 2GB
HDDup to 500GB
Optical DriveNone
GraphicsAMD® Radeon HD 6250
Network10/100 Ethernet
WLAN 802.11b/g/n @2.4GHz Broadcom BCM4313

Linux Compatibility

DeviceCompatibilityComments
ProcessorYes
ScreenYesWorks fine with kernel 3.0, there were issues with previous.
HDDYes
GraphicsYesradeon driver
SoundYes There are some issues with alsalib enumerates cards/outputs incorrectly
EthernetYes
WirelessYeskernel 3.0: ndiswrapper works (not really stable), brcmsmac doesn't
BluetoothNot Tested
USBYes
Card ReaderNot Tested
WebcamNot Tested

Notes

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Summary

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Discussion

John Freeman, 2012/11/06 22:24

brcmsmac works fine, FIRMWARE NEEDED, propriteary broadcom-wl works from time to time depending on kernel and distro.

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