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I have had nothing but issues in using linux distros on ASUS K501LX-EB7. The elantech touchpad has trouble waking up after a suspend. So you basically have to use hibernation instead of suspending the notebook. I have tried half a dozen distros on this laptop. I have had issues unanimously. It's rather unfortunate because this is otherwise a beautiful ...
This page should cover some of your doubts. http://wiki.yobi.be/wiki/Debian_on_laptop And of course, we need also to mention the official page from the Linux Documentation Project. http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/html_single/Battery-Powered/ Frankly, nowadays with a laptop which battery lasts from 6 to 9 hours, I do not obsess so much over this stuff.
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