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by seabird
09/11/2016, 13:48
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Linux Mint 18(.1)
Replies: 0
Views: 543

Linux Mint 18(.1)

Dear all, this month or next Linux Mint 18.1 (Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial) comes out. I am already considering the update. Currently I am running Mint 17.3 (Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty) on my Samsung NP900X3E I do you samsung-tools on this version. The FN keys are done by changing a config file so I think it is jus...
by seabird
11/10/2013, 20:50
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: 900X3E Fn keys
Replies: 4
Views: 5125

Re: 900X3E Fn keys

Most important: INSTALL IN CMOS only via BIOS!!!! if you fail to do this samsung-tools and platform are not loaded by the kernel. My steps to make it work: The ********* are for my reference. Don't copy paste them sudo nano /lib/udev/keymaps/samsung-900x3e *******************************************...
by seabird
02/10/2013, 17:02
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Elantech Touchpad on Lucid (10.04.4)
Replies: 2
Views: 3084

Re: Elantech Touchpad on Lucid (10.04.4)

There are steps to follow for elantech: cd /usr/src/ sudo dkms remove psmouse/elantech-v6 --all sudo wget http://www.ouam.fr/~madko/ubuntu/elantech/psmouse-elantech-v7.tar.bz2 sudo tar jxvf psmouse-elantech-v7.tar.bz2 sudo dkms add -m psmouse -v elantech-v7 sudo dkms build -m psmouse -v elantech-v7 ...
by seabird
02/10/2013, 17:00
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: NP900X3E performance_level
Replies: 2
Views: 1799

Re: NP900X3E performance_level

Had the fan replaced under warrenty, beautifully quiet now.....

sometimes it is just the hardware.....
by seabird
20/09/2013, 11:20
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: Keyboard backlight on Samsung Series 9 (900X4C-A04SE)
Replies: 7
Views: 4106

Re: Keyboard backlight on Samsung Series 9 (900X4C-A04SE)

You can check very easy. Take a livecd/usb and boot in UEFI mode.

Now browse to /sys/devices/platform/
no folder samsung there

Reboot into the Livecd/usb in legacy mode:
/sys/devices/platform/samsung is there!!!
by seabird
10/09/2013, 20:26
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: NP900X3E performance_level
Replies: 2
Views: 1799

Re: NP900X3E performance_level

Still no news on this. Unfortunatly this fan is driving me nuts with its pulsating rpm....
by seabird
27/08/2013, 10:58
Forum: Linux On My Samsung
Topic: NP900X3E performance_level
Replies: 2
Views: 1799

NP900X3E performance_level

Hello everyone, since it is my first post let me give a quick intro. My name is Jacco and I have many years of playing around on linux systems. My server always runs Fedora and I recently switched my old laptop to Linux Mint. Now I got myself a new shiny Samsung Series 9 (NP900X3E-K01NL) and removed...