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by Chrishas
07/09/2014, 12:13
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Brightness Control not working anymore, after last update
Replies: 11
Views: 14283

Re: Brightness Control not working anymore, after last updat

There was a change in a recent kernel which required adding this to your bootloader kernel parameters if you have an Intel card in order to control brightness:

video.use_native_backlight=0

Don't know if this would work for you as I only tried it on Arch and it solved my brightness issues.
by Chrishas
28/08/2013, 12:12
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Touchpad on Samsung serie 7 NP740U3E
Replies: 10
Views: 6169

Re: Touchpad on Samsung serie 7 NP740U3E

Hi, I managed to get the touchpad working with multitouch in Arch using the driver from the third comment (brenix) here: https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/psmouse-elantech/ Hope that helps. Also for the SD card reader as I said in this post I had to edit some values and recompile: http://www.voria....
by Chrishas
01/08/2013, 19:09
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Samsung Series 7 Card reader
Replies: 0
Views: 1931

Samsung Series 7 Card reader

Hi,

If anyone is having trouble with getting the realtek card reader rts5139 working this posst may be helpful: http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel/1500485

You need to make the changes mentioned, recompile the module and load it.

Chrishas
by Chrishas
02/06/2013, 4:49
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: WARNING! Caution needed with new UEFI devices!
Replies: 8
Views: 22777

Re: WARNING! Caution needed with new UEFI devices!

Hi, I want to install linux on my new NP740U3E-a01ub but don't want to risk bricking it, is this issue solved?