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This is a compatibility guide to running Linux with the Dell Precision M2400 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 Dell Precision M2400. For a general discussion about this laptop you can visit the Dell Precision M2400 page on LapWik.
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For full specifications see the Dell Precision M2400 specifications page.
|Name||Dell Precision M2400|
|Processor||Intel Core 2 Duo|
|Screen||14.1“ WXGA or WXGA+ Widescreen|
|RAM||1GB to 8GB|
|HDD||Up to 500GB or 64GB SSD|
|Graphics||NVIDIA Quadro FX 370M|
|Network||Ethernet, Dell 802.11bg or Intel 5100 802.11abg or Intel 5300 802.11abgn, Bluetooth|
|56K Modem||Not Tested|
|ExpressCard Slot||Not Tested|
|Fingerprint Reader||Not Tested|
You can enter any specific notes with running Linux on the Dell Precision M2400 here.
Ubuntu - 8.10 (Intrepid) everything works out of the box. docking station also all works (with nvidia drivers)
no bluetooth or fingerprint reader to test, modem not tested, suspend to ram and hibernate both work.
You can enter a summary of how well the Dell Precision M2400 works with Linux here.