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DebianOn is an effort to document how to install, configure and use Debian on some specific hardware. Therefore potential buyers would know if that hardware is supported and owner would know how get the best out of that hardware.

The purpose is not to duplicate the Debian Official Documentation, but to document how to install Debian on some specific hardware.

Models covered
Sony Vaio VPCS11V9E

This model options :
- nVidia G310M video card (HDMI and VGA output)
- Screen size 13.3" wide, 1366x768
- Wireless card Intel WiFi Link 6000 Series
- 500GB hard-disk, 4GB RAM
- Card Reader (SD and memory stick)
- fingerprint reader
- webcam

Overall Status

Core Components

[ATTACH]

Boot Standard Kernel:

{OK}, linux-image-2.6.32-3-686-bigmem

LAN network card:

{OK}

Detect CD/DVD:

{OK}

Detect hard drives:

{OK}

Extra Features

CPU Frequency Scaling

{OK}

Hibernation

[?]

Sleep / Suspend

{i}

Xorg

{i}

- OpenGL

X-(

- Resize-and-Rotate(randr)

{OK}

- backlight

X-(

Switch to External Screen

[?]

Mouse

- Built-in (Touchpad)

{OK}

Wireless/Wifi

{i}

Keyboard's Hotkeys

{i}

Webcam

{OK}

WWAN modem

[?]

Fingerprint scanner

[?]

Card reader

/!\

Legend :
{OK} = OK ; {X} Unsupported(No Driver) ; /!\ = Error (Couldn't get it working); [?] Unknown, Not Test ; [-] Not-applicable
{i} = Configuration Required; X-( = Only works with a non-free driver and or firmware

Important Note

You need 2.6.33 to have sound come out of speakers.

Configuration

Display

xserver-xorg-video-nv:

nvidia-kernel-source:

Audio

Sleep/Suspend

Mouse

Power Management

WiFi

Card reader

Webcam

WWAN Modem


System Summary

lspci

00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor DRAM Controller [8086:0044] (rev 02)
00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation Core Processor PCI Express x16 Root Port [8086:0045] (rev 02)
00:16.0 Communication controller [0780]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset HECI Controller [8086:3b64] (rev 06)
00:1a.0 USB Controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller [8086:3b3c] (rev 05)
00:1b.0 Audio device [0403]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset High Definition Audio [8086:3b56] (rev 05)
00:1c.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 1 [8086:3b42] (rev 05)
00:1c.1 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 2 [8086:3b44] (rev 05)
00:1c.2 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 3 [8086:3b46] (rev 05)
00:1c.3 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 4 [8086:3b48] (rev 05)
00:1c.4 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset PCI Express Root Port 5 [8086:3b4a] (rev 05)
00:1d.0 USB Controller [0c03]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset USB2 Enhanced Host Controller [8086:3b34] (rev 05)
00:1e.0 PCI bridge [0604]: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge [8086:2448] (rev a5)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge [0601]: Intel Corporation Mobile 5 Series Chipset LPC Interface Controller [8086:3b09] (rev 05)
00:1f.2 SATA controller [0106]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset 4 port SATA AHCI Controller [8086:3b29] (rev 05)
00:1f.3 SMBus [0c05]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset SMBus Controller [8086:3b30] (rev 05)
00:1f.6 Signal processing controller [1180]: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset Thermal Subsystem [8086:3b32] (rev 05)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: nVidia Corporation GT218 [GeForce 310M] [10de:0a75] (rev a2)
01:00.1 Audio device [0403]: nVidia Corporation High Definition Audio Controller [10de:0be3] (rev a1)
02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Intel Corporation WiFi Link 6000 Series [8086:422c] (rev 35)
03:00.0 SD Host controller [0805]: Ricoh Co Ltd Device [1180:e822]
03:00.1 System peripheral [0880]: Ricoh Co Ltd Device [1180:e230]
03:00.3 FireWire (IEEE 1394) [0c00]: Ricoh Co Ltd Device [1180:e832]
03:00.4 SD Host controller [0805]: Ricoh Co Ltd Device [1180:e822]
04:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Atheros Communications AR8131 Gigabit Ethernet [1969:1063] (rev c0)
ff:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture Generic Non-core Registers [8086:2c62] (rev 02)
ff:00.1 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QuickPath Architecture System Address Decoder [8086:2d01] (rev 02)
ff:02.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Link 0 [8086:2d10] (rev 02)
ff:02.1 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor QPI Physical 0 [8086:2d11] (rev 02)
ff:02.2 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved [8086:2d12] (rev 02)
ff:02.3 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation Core Processor Reserved [8086:2d13] (rev 02)

lsusb

lsusb -v | grep -E '\<(Bus|iProduct|bDeviceClass|bDeviceProtocol)' 2>/dev/null

Bus 001 Device 005: ID 05c6:9224 Qualcomm, Inc.                                                                                                     
  bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)                                                                                            
  bDeviceProtocol         0                                                                                                                         
  iProduct                2 Qualcomm Gobi 2000                                                                                                      
  bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)                                                                                            
  bDeviceProtocol         0                                                                                                                         
Bus 001 Device 004: ID 05ca:18b7 Ricoh Co., Ltd                                                                                                     
  bDeviceClass          239 Miscellaneous Device                                                                                                    
  bDeviceProtocol         1 Interface Association                                                                                                   
  iProduct                0                                                                                                                         
      (Bus Powered)                                                                                                                                 
  bDeviceClass          239 Miscellaneous Device                                                                                                    
  bDeviceProtocol         1 Interface Association                                                                                                   
  (Bus Powered)
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 147e:1001 Upek
  bDeviceClass            0 (Defined at Interface level)
  bDeviceProtocol         0
  iProduct                2 Fingerprint Sensor
      (Bus Powered)
  (Bus Powered)
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
  bDeviceClass            9 Hub
  bDeviceProtocol         1 Single TT
  iProduct                0
  bDeviceClass            9 Hub
  bDeviceProtocol         0 Full speed (or root) hub
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
  bDeviceClass            9 Hub
  bDeviceProtocol         0 Full speed (or root) hub
  iProduct                2 EHCI Host Controller
Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0020 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub
  bDeviceClass            9 Hub
  bDeviceProtocol         1 Single TT
  iProduct                0
  bDeviceClass            9 Hub
  bDeviceProtocol         0 Full speed (or root) hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
  bDeviceClass            9 Hub
  bDeviceProtocol         0 Full speed (or root) hub
  iProduct                2 EHCI Host Controller

USB Host controllers entries (without OHCI, UHCI, EHCI) are removed too.

Resources

Attachments

Some configuration files and sample outputs.

Credits


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