EeeTop Computer – Part 2

Posted 2009.05.26 17.00 in Computers/Internet/Technology by Stephanie

So I had my new EeeTop up and running with my Debian “Lenny” version of Linux, and things were working well, except for getting a graphical screen driver. Every time I tried going into the GUI the screen just went blank. 🙁 I hit Google and the forums, and quickly found the first solution…

It seems that the chipset, or the way it was hooked up, was just new & different enough to befuddle the intel drivers for X. 

I found a post at the Eee User forums which not only told me how to get the screen to work in X, but also contained detailed instructions on getting the touchscreen to work too! This wiki page had all the answers!

So far, so good! I could get a nice GUI running, and the touchscreen was working well. All was good… for a while.

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CheezBurgers are Up!

Posted 2009.05.26 8.51 in Cats, Computers/Internet/Technology by Stephanie

Doom: Now in Fun Size