Ubuntu 9.04 Docking Station

Ray Leventhal ubuntu at swhi.net
Mon Jun 15 18:55:03 UTC 2009

Jonathan Carpenter wrote:
> I have a Dell Latitude D630, running Ubuntu 9.04. At this point 
> everything on the laptop works great with Ubuntu, but I am trying to use 
> my docking station and I am having problems with it. The docking station 
> is a Dell PR01X,
> Dell LBL P/N: 2U444 A05, CN-0HD062-48643-75J-D348
> REV A02. Has anyone been able to get one of these docking stations to 
> function using Ubuntu? I can not get any video while docked. I have two 
> monitors attached to this docking one vga and one hdmi. Any help would 
> be great.
> Thanks,
Hi Jonathan,

I use an Insprion 9400 (E_1705) with the Dell dock without issue.  What 
I find makes things a bit easier is ensuring the dock is powered before 
booting the laptop.  As long as I do that, everything seems fine, 
including the dual head setup.


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