[Debian-eeepc-devel] Simple rookie question

Patrick Strasser patrick.strasser at tugraz.at
Tue May 19 11:41:38 UTC 2009

Fabien wrote am 2009-05-18 16:33:
> Does anybody could explain me if there is a real difference (i.e visible by me as a end user) between using 2.6.26 or 2.6.29 kernel on a 701 4G.
> I've tried both, and I don't see visible differences.

I had big problems with my 701 4G with the WLAN switch. 2.6.29 has 
rfkill-support, which works much better for me. And I prefer the ath5k 
driver for WLAN over the ath_pci. I use it most time in mesh mode. Both 
should work fine, though.

Engineers motto: cheap, good, fast: choose any two
Patrick Strasser <patrick dot strasser at student dot tugraz dot at>
Student of Telematik, Techn. University Graz, Austria

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