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I'm newbie on RHEL 6 and I'm looking for drivers about a notebook Toshiba Satellite A350 , and a Desktop PC (as soon i'll identify components i'll write them down)
Can everyone give me some advice about driver download and functionality?
I wouldn't to mess up everything with my laptop and desktop after installing RHEL6. Since i guess the best way to learn about RHEL is installing on your own pc i'm trying to do it.
Can i keep this thread opened about this matter? I think i'll need a lot of help.
I. Erase Windows
II. Installing RHEL6 and drivers
III. Let everything works
I would try it with a Fedora Live CD first if everything works you should not need to worry about drivers.
Generally every issue gets a new thread and issues should be marked as resolved once they are appropriately answered.
Installing Linux and using it is the best way to learn, in many cases; but, it is often suggested that you duel boot after a trial with a Live CD, the duel boot will allow you to complete tasks that are of higher priority while you build up your Linux skills in a system you are more comfortable with.
Unless you want to pay RH for updates/support, use Centos https://www.centos.org/ instead, a free rebuild of RHEL that includes updates BUT not support ... that's what we are here for
As above, trialling a LiveCD version of eg Centos should tell you if the HW will work.
See also https://www.linuxquestions.org/hcl/
Note also that SL (as used by Sydney above) is also a clone of RHEL, but with more extras I believe.. Centos is just a straight clone if that matters.
Desktop pc's are usually most non-problematic with Linux, as you can always change components easily if they are supported poorly, I don't know about laptops. I'd recommend nvidia for graphics, mainly because at least for me its closed source driver works fine and is quite easy to install.