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This is a guide to running Linux with the IBM-Lenovo Thinkpad X60 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 X60|
|Processor||Intel Core Duo T5600 1.86Ghz|
|Network||10/100/1000 Ethernet, Intel 3945 802.11g Wireless, Bluetooth|
|Other||Fingerprint reader, 3 x USB2.0, 1 x Firewire|
|Graphics||Yes||Use i810 module|
|Sound||Yes||Use snd_hda_intel drver|
|Wireless||Yes||Use ipw3945 module|
|56K Modem||Not Tested|
|Fringerprint Reader||Not Tested|
You should use a distribution which uses kernel version 2.6.15 or greater, such as Fedora Core 5 or Ubuntu Linux 6.06, for better Linux support on the X60.
Fairly trouble free and easy installation on the IBM-Lenovo Thinkpad X60. As long as you use a recent Linux distribution you shouldn't have too many problems.