View Full Version : [SOLVED] HP Pavilion dv6-3125sa + Ubuntu 10.10 help.

December 9th, 2010, 04:37 PM
Hey guys I'm intending to buy a new laptop (HP Pavilion dv6-3125sa)
here (http://h40059.www4.hp.com/uk/homelaptops/product.php?id=XE009EA&experience=direct) you have the link to the Hewlett Packard's site where you can see some specifications for that laptop.

My questions are:
-Do you recommend installing Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop Edition on that machine?
-If so, which problems am I going to possibly have to face? If this problems have been already solved for some other similar HP Pavilion laptop models please post a link.

Thanks in advance!

January 5th, 2011, 01:08 PM
I've got dv6-3181ss + Ubuntu 10.10:

Two problems I already fixed googling:

- Touchpad right button doesn't work.
- Ugly plymouth (text mode) after installing ATI propietary drivers.

Everything seems to be OK, but I need to test more intensively.


June 15th, 2011, 02:22 PM
Thanks for the help, I ended up buying an HP ProBook 4520s, I'm having some problems, trying to fix them.. :D