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Ubuntu Linux 5.04 on an IBM ThinkPad T42

Reboot, again pressing F12 athegos select the second hard disk as your boot disk if necessary, and test your changes. At least I could never find a way to make it find itself again. Led doesn’t work after all.

Do you already have an account? Toward the bottom of the file, you will find one or two entries in the list that are designed to boot Microsoft Windows.

There is no “official” driver for your wireless card IBM. Johnny TJul 15, Before you apply any fixes, be sure to check the voltage between pin 11 and ground can be found for example on the MiniPCI latch arms – it should give you about 3.

Solved: Windows 7 on a ThinkPad T42 () – Lenovo Community

DIggerless Sep 5, f42 I believe some of the following steps may have performed automagically during installation I simply don’t remember whether they were or notbut you should perform all the steps anyway to make certain that everything is set up correctly.


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Finally, make sure that the wire doesn’t touch anything else and doesn’t stand out too much, it must not touch the touchpad electronics when you put the palmrest back on.

Share This Page Tweet. Screen Size see all. Next, when the installer suggests that you install the Grub bootloader on the Master Boot Record MBR of your first hard disk, do not agree.

Here is one way to achieve this but see the Note at the end of this section for another way:. When I wrote last night, I hadn’t ibbm run Windows update and won’t have a chance to do that until tonight. This page is for Atheros-based cards and HP notebooks, but it applies to Thinkpads as well. T4x series specific matters only. You can perform this task in the Synaptic program itself under Settings Repositories Editg42 you get more control by using a text editor to edit the list of sources.

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Views Read View source View history. Taping over any Mini PCI-e pin is a delicate exercise in patience, the connectors are less than the width of most ball point pens. The operating system can see this condition: Operating System see all. The solution is to connect the ground GND to the pin This page was last modified on 6 Mayat Without taping there will be no error but it won’t work. From atjeros I’ve read here, it appears that identifying the right drivers depends on more than just the model T42 and type First, when partitioning your hard disk, make certain to give Ubuntu a swap file partition larger than the amount of memory in your ThinkPad.


Open a terminal and enter these commands:. If your LED athero not working, the problem could be the pin Keep this in mind when “faking” other models. Hard Drive Capacity see all.

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