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This is a guide to running Linux with the IBM-Lenovo Thinkpad R60 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.
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|Name||IBM-Lenovo Thinkpad R60|
|Processor||Intel Core Duo processor T5500 1.66GHz|
|Graphics||Intel Extreme Graphics 950|
|Network||10/100/1000 Ethernet, Intel 3945 802.11g Wireless. Bluetooth|
|Other||3 x USB2.0|
|Graphics||Yes||Use the i810 module|
|Sound||Yes||Use the snd-hda-intel module|
|Wireless||Yes||Use ipw3945 module|
|56K Modem||Not Tested|
Nothing of interest to note about the Thinkpad R60 during Linux installation.
You may have some issues selecting certain resolutions on an external monitor. If this is the case for you then you will need to update your version of Xorg.
There were no problems in getting the IBM-Lenovo Thinkpad R60 working when used with an up to date Linux distribution.