LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Password
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-29-2005, 03:05 AM   #1
trombi
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2005
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Question IBM T43 laptop and Linux RH3


Ciao,

I hope someone of you guys good give me an answer.....

*Is IBM (Lenovo) T43 laptop compatible with RedHat 3 ?

According to IBM compatibility list in IBM pages only RH4 is supported......

I heard there are some new disks which might cause this incompatibility but according to some rumours the T43 might work with RH3.......

cheers,

trombi.
 
Old 08-29-2005, 06:41 AM   #2
Thoreau
Senior Member
 
Registered: May 2003
Location: /var/log/cabin
Distribution: All
Posts: 1,167

Rep: Reputation: 45
You have the newest laptop chipset. Use the newest distro. Linux distro revisions are defined by kernel versions at the time of release. Which means that your laptop didn't exist when RH3's kernel was released. So, yea, use the latest.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help with linux installation on IBM T43 laptop jbkim Linux - Laptop and Netbook 6 11-19-2005 04:35 PM
problem with installing linux on IBM thinkpad T43 xray2004 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 1 11-18-2005 10:56 PM
IBM t43 sloow disk. URGENT tall_thor Linux - Laptop and Netbook 2 07-14-2005 02:15 PM
IBM laptop question KEJP Linux - Hardware 0 06-09-2004 01:32 AM
Help! Old IBM Laptop Which Distro and How? geogecko Linux - Laptop and Netbook 13 01-29-2004 06:50 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:42 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration