4 years ago
  Asus (Laptop or Netbook)
  Mint (older version)
  Works perfectly
What works:


What doesn't work:

Brightness Problems

What was done to make it work:

upgrade Bios 1202 firmware
upgrade ram 2gb
install linuxmint 17.1 32 bit Cinnamon Rebecca

open terminal
sudo nano /etc/default/grub
find line GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT and add “quiet acpi_osi=Linux acpi_backlight=vendor splash” at the end

GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="quiet acpi_osi=Linux acpi_backlight=vendor splash"
ctrl+o for save grub
ctrl+x for esc editor

sudo update-grub2

Additional notes:

asus eepc 1005p-blk011s
Intel Atom N450
2gb Ram Kingston pc2 5300 cl5 200 Pin Sodimm