Install Fedora core 5 on Thinkpad R52 type 1846

Near all worked out of the box. There was only a few thing I should do:
Nevertheless I did following the general description on
in order to setup my FC5, but the following should not be depended on this

Special thing for my Thinkpad

Regarding the resolution:

The default /etc/X11/xorg.conf was change such that the section “Monitor” look like:

Section "Monitor"
Identifier "Monitor0 Option"

and the section “Screen” look like:

Section "Screen"
Identifier "Screen0"
Device "Videocard0"
Monitor "Monitor0"
DefaultDepth 24
SubSection "Display"
Viewport 0 0
Depth 24
Modes "1024x768"

My full xorg.conf file (with Danish keyboard) can be find here

Regarding the wireless network I unpacked



into /lib/firmware

All three, just to be sure (they do not overwrite each other).

After this, I was in the gnome menu go to
In here, the wireless network card should be seen under Hardware.
Under Devices: I was going in and put in a New Devices with referece to this wireless network card. Under Edit, I put a mark in "Activate device when computer starts"
Now it did work for me

Other stuff

The suspend mode worked out of the box when pressing Fn+F4

When I start up, the NumLk is on and I need to press NumLk bottom in order to use the normal keyboard.

Lars Pilgaard Mikkelsen, email:
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