pm-hibernate stalls trice upon resumeview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Every stall is followed with a short beep, and lasts about 30-40 seconds during which the laptop is not doing anything. It is not reading from disk, it is no calculating anything. (HowTos)

Short battery time on Arch.view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – bbswitch, which is part of bumblebee but can be used on it's own will allow you to disable the nvidia card. As for battery life, welcome to buying a laptop with a dedicated GPU, what did you honestly expect? If you're after battery life get a thinkpad X220/230 or T420 Kaustic https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=51465 2013-05-26T09:18:32Z (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Incredibly Slow CD Rippingview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a Lenovo Thinkpad E420 with Ubuntu 12.04. Ever since it was brand new, I have never been able to rip CDs with it. Discs take 45-90 minutes to rip, if they complete at all. I've tried many different sofware packages. Ripoff seems to work the fastest (30-40 minutes). (Hardware)

Helloview story

http://crunchbang.org – I've settled on CrunchBang as the OS for an old Lenovo Thinkpad z60t. Mint ran fine, although it was a little sluggish on the old laptop. CrunchBang has all the features I want - a pleasing, sensible interface, audio, video, Internet, e-mail, documents. It's been a fun project for a 71-year-old. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Problems with Qualcomm USB modemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I originally posted to the Networking forum on this problem (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2131762), but after a lot of reads, and no replies, I'm beginning to think I've asked the wrong question. So, I'll reframe the question differently... What component (or components) in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS are responsible for calling the qcserial code when I boot up my Thinkpad? (Hardware)

How to test whether Linux is running on a ThinkPad?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I need to programmatically detect if Linux is running on a ThinkPad. A shell script would be ideal but I can programmatically generate any binary by downloading some source and compiling it on the machine if only a custom program will be able to reliably do that. Focus is: reliability/accuracy. (HowTos)

GPU lockup on Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E130view story

http://askubuntu.com – I recently bought a netbook Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E130 (Video card Intel HD Graphics, CPU Intel Pentium B997 ULV) on which I installed Ubuntu 12.10 64 bits. A systematic bug makes it annoying to use the laptop. Regulary, a pop-up shows up, says that the system is bugging. Then, another one, which says: Apport has detected a possible GPU hang. (HowTos)

[kubuntu] grub rescue intermittent failureview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Lenovo Thinkpad E520 about 14 months old, Kubuntu 12.04 LTS, all current patches. Dual-boot Win7. Intermittently goes into grub rescue at boot time. Message "partition not found". It does this maybe 5% of times on power-up. After a few power-down, power-up sequences, the problem goes away... (Hardware)

a boot error---Kernel panicview story

https://www.centos.org – Hi, Guys!I installed centos 6.3 successful on my thinkpad t430,but when i reboot . It show this error :----------------------------------------------------------------------... [by lewis] (HowTos)

Memo From Lenovo to Partners: 3 Ways to Accelerate Businessview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – As we prepare for Accelerate 2013 – the Lenovo Channel Partner Forum — many partners have asked what surprises we have in store for the conference (April 29-May 1, Las Vegas). (IT news)