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Introduction

The objective of this document is to help people that have this model. Please if you have more tricks/tips, add to document. There are various models for the Compaq Presario 2100 series laptops. Options include AMD or Intel, with or without Integrated wireless.


Specs for the 2140US

CPUAMD Mobile Athlon XP 2200+ 1788MHz 256KB Cache
VideoATI Radeon IGP 320M (ATI Radeon Mobility U1 )
AudioAcer Laboratories, Inc ALI IM5451 PCI AC-Link
Network CardIntegrated Ethernet National Semiconductor Corporation DP83815
ModemConexant 56K ACLink
TouchpadSynaptics
RAM512MB
Harddrive40GB
Optical-DriveDVD drive
FloppyUSB Floppy

Specs for the 2190US

CPUMobile Intel Celeron CPU 2.40GHz, 256 KB Cache
VideoATI Radeon IGP 340M
AudioAcer Laboratories, Inc ALI IM5451 PCI AC-Link
Network CardIntegrated Ethernet National Semiconductor Corporation DP83815
ModemConexant 56K ACLink
TouchpadSynaptics
RAM768MB
Harddrive40GB
Optical-DriveCDRW/DVD drive
FloppyN/A

Specs for the 2108CL (DNeto - Bought in Brazil)

CPUAMD Mobile Athlon XP 2500+ 1855 MHz 256KB Cache
VideoATI Radeon IGP 320M (ATI Radeon Mobility U1 )
AudioAcer Laboratories, Inc ALI IM5451 PCI AC-Link
Network CardIntegrated Ethernet National Semiconductor Corporation DP83815
Wireless CardBroadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller
ModemConexant 56K ACLink
TouchpadSynaptics
RAM256MB
Harddrive40GB
Optical-DriveCD/DVD-RW drive

Specs for the Compaq Presario V2415LA: (bought in Mexico)

CPUAMD Mobile Sempron 3000+ PowerNow!(1.8 GHz, 128 KB cache L2)
VideoATI Technologies Inc ATI Radeon XPRESS 200M 5955
AudioATI Technologies Inc IXP SB400 AC'97 Audio Controller
Network CardRealtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL-8139/8139C/8139C+
Wireless CardBroadcom Corporation BCM4318 [AirForce One 54g] 802.11g Wireless LAN Controller
ModemATI Technologies Inc ATI SB400 - AC'97 Modem Controller
TouchpadSynaptics
RAM256MB
Harddrive40GB
Optical-DriveCD-RW/DVD-R drive

Specs for Compaq Presario 2111EU (bought in Italy)

CPUAMD Mobile Athlon XP 2400+ 1788MHz 512KB Cache
VideoATI Radeon IGP 320M (ATI Radeon Mobility U1 )
AudioAcer Laboratories, Inc ALI IM5451 PCI AC-Link
Network CardIntegrated Ethernet National Semiconductor Corporation DP83815
ModemConexant 56K ACLink
TouchpadSynaptics
RAM256MB
Harddrive40GB
Optical-DriveCombo CD/DVD drive
Floppy Floppy


Hardware

Video/Graphics

- ATI Technologies Inc Radeon Mobility U1
Linux Kernel Configuration: Video/Graphics
Device Drivers --->
  Character Devices --->
     <*>   /dev/agpgart (AGP Support)
     <*>   ATI chipset support
     <*>   Direct Rendering Manager
     <*>   ATI Radeon
  Graphics Support --->
     [*] Support for frame buffer devices  
     <*>   VESA VGA graphics support
             VESA driver type (vesafb-tng)  --->
    (1024x768@60) VESA default mode
    <*> ATI Radeon display support
    [*]   DDC/I2C for ATI Radeon support
    [*] Backlight & LCD device support  --->
    [*] Support for the framebuffer splash

Network

National Semiconductor Corporation DP83815 (MacPhyter) Ethernet Controller

Linux Kernel Configuration: Ethernet Controller
Device Drivers --->
    Networking support  --->    
         [*] Ethernet (10 or 100Mbit) 
           <*>   Generic Media Independent Interface device support   
           [*] EISA, VLB, PCI and on board controllers
           <*>   National Semiconductor DP8381x series PCI Ethernet support  

Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g Wireless LAN Controller (rev 02)

See the Broadcom 43xx article.

Sound

- ALi Corporation M5451 PCI AC-Link Controller Audio Device
Linux Kernel Configuration: Sound
Device Drivers --->
   Sound --->
       <*> Sound card Support
         <*> Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
             <*> Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
             <*> Sequencer support
             < >   Sequencer dummy client
             <*> OSS Mixer API
             <*> OSS PCM (digital audio) API
             [*] OSS Sequencer API
             [ ] Verbose printk
             [ ] Debug
             Generic devices  --->
             PCI devices  --->
                      <*> ALi M5451 PCI Audio Controller
                      <*> Intel/SiS/nVidia/AMD/ALi AC97 Controller
                      <*> Intel/SiS/nVidia/AMD MC97 Modem (EXPERIMENTAL)
             USB devices  --->
             PCMCIA devices  --->
         < > Open Sound System (DEPRECATED)

Requirements

Video Graphics Adapter - OpenGL Working

To enable OpenGL you need to add the option ColorTiling in your Xorg.conf

Option ColorTiling "no"
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