The specs simply don’t tell a large part of the story. I know that a newer laptop with a built in DVD would probably make more sense and that’s my last resort if I can’t get the Thinkpad e to do what I want. Keats1 , Jan 16, Christoph Hebeisen has a workaround for using the ltmodem module with newer kernels. Something to think about.

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I keep a copy of 2. RasBastardJan 15, If thinkpad 390e run a 2. Crimson RosesJan 15, See below for one partitioning suggestion.

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Install your favorite Linux in the usual way. Be prepared thinkpad 390e a long wait for defrag to reorganize the large hard disk about 1.

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Any tips or clues you could give me would be greatly appreciated. That the BIOS is non-standard.

I will concentrate on the E model E0U for the remainder of thinkpad 390e web page. Keats1Jan 15, Use fips to resize the win98 partition and make room for linux. Gaming Software and Graphics Cards.

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