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    [ubuntu] Re: The Dell Precision m4600/m6600 thread

    Just ordered one Monday, should be arriving in the next two weeks. I'll let you know how it goes.

    I know the M4600 supports RHEL and Ubuntu in some regions. I've had smooth sailing on the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux on Dell Alienware m15x (PM55,i7)

    I also just built a fresh kernel without ACPI, SMP, or SMT in response to the bug #429036 - https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/429036?comments=all .

    The takeaway is still that...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux on Dell Alienware m15x (PM55,i7)

    URL: http://global.phoronix-test-suite.com/index.php?k=profile&u=mjbommar-10157-25021-1778

    I've also been running benchmarks on the machine with various BIOS settings:
    * With and without turbo...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux on Dell Alienware m15x (PM55,i7)

    RE: Install
    I'm running 64-bit 9.1. There weren't any issues when I installed - either through the default install path or within the Live CD. I'm not sure what issue that YouTube poster was...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux on Dell Alienware m15x (PM55,i7)

    I'm writing this message from Win7, as there seems to be some significant performance differences between Linux native and Linux under VirtualBox.

    I'm not sure whether this has to do with ACPI...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux on Dell Alienware m15x (PM55,i7)

    Sure, anything in particular you're worried about?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux on Dell Alienware m15x (PM55,i7)

    My m15x will be delivered on Wednesday.

    The only other source of information about Linux on this machine is here:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hzot3B94iCk

    The uploader claims "the driver are...
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    [ubuntu] Linux on Dell Alienware m15x (PM55,i7)

    Has anyone tested Linux on one of these machines yet? I returned an HP dv6t because its quirky BIOS made Linux worthless and was hoping to get confirmation from someone that these machines work...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 9.04 and 9.10 on a HP Envy 15

    If you're interested in or bought one of these machines, please let HP know that this affects you:
    http://h30434.www3.hp.com/psg/board/message?board.id=OS&message.id=22292#M22292
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    [ubuntu] Re: 9.04 and 9.10 on a HP Envy 15

    I just received my dv6t with an 820QM which suffers from the same issues. I noted this in your bug report on Launchpad...

    On the DV6 BIOS screen, there's a "Keep fan always on" option that might...
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