7 years ago
  LG (Laptop or Netbook)
  Mint (older version)
  Works perfectly
What works:

Everything works perfectly.

What was done to make it work:

At first the keyboard doesn't work due to a bug in the kernel (not the fault of Linux Mint). To get it working, you have to add "i8042.dumbkbd=1" (without the quotation marks) as an extra parameter in GRUB.

For instructions see this: http://forum.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=90&t=160288&p=833346#p833298