Ubuntu on Asus/Acer netbooks

Iustinian T. linuxlist at asmedia.ro
Fri Mar 27 07:34:19 UTC 2009

Robert Parker wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 27, 2009 at 4:01 AM, Harry L. Lee <harry at jonesnose.com> wrote:
>> i run 8.10 on a 1000he. the wired lan does not work from the cd, and i
>> use ndiswrap for wifi. the wired lan does ultimately work once the
>> install is complete
>> On Thu, Mar 26, 2009 at 4:26 PM, Nik N <niknot at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> If anybody reading this has successfully installed Ubuntu on either
>>> Asus or Acer 10"-screen "netbook" (Asus EEEPC, Acer Aspire One), I
>>> would much appreciate hearing the details, such as: which make/model
>>> netbook, which version of Ubuntu and which, if any, peripherals ARE
>>> NOT fully operational.
> Maybe not quite what you asked for but I have installed eeebuntu
> (8.10) on my eeepc 701
> without any problems except that I had to adjust pulseaudio.
> Bob Parker
I have installed eeebuntu on my eeepc 901, works like a charm, even 
compiz is working very nice. I also instaled Moblin the 2nd alfa last 
night and booted the eeepc in like 10 seconds. Still in alfa devel so i 
cannot recommend it yet.

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