HP6730b

Contact: timwiel-gmail; martin.stoeger-sg92-at (karmic-final test)

Make: HP

Brand: Business Laptop

Model: 6730b

Website: http://h10010.www1.hp.com/wwpc/uk/en/sm/WF05a/321957-321957-64295-89315-89315-3687777.html

Current Issues

Video is crappy using vesa - testing video with hardware testing causes black screen that is non-recoverable from without reboot

Wireless doesn't work

Sound only works through headphones

Karmic final: Installation via USB-boot media (TRANSCEND 1GB JetFlash TS1GBJFT3) with ubuntu-9.10-alternate-amd64 (textbased) installer no problems. Installation additional to WXP, GRUB2 accepted just (hd0), not /dev/hda;

System Info

system-manufacturer: HP

system-product-name: 6730b

system-version:

Hardware details

Screen & Monitors

Device

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy

in Karmic (final)

Screen

Untested

Untested

Variable

YES

Correct resolution?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Correct refresh rate?

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

3D Acceleration

Untested

Untested

NO

Untested

External monitor works?

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

External monitor - mirrors

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

External monitor - extend desktop

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Power Management

Battery detected?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Hibernates?

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Suspend

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Dim monitor on battery

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Blank monitor on inactivity

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Lid Close

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Cpu frequency scaling

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Sound

Sound works?

Untested

Untested

Only through headphones

YES

Correct volume?

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Hardware volume switch

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Headphone jack

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Mic jack

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Networking

Wired NIC

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Wireless NIC

Untested

Untested

NO

YES

Express Card

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Firewire

Untested

Untested

DETECTED

Untested

Bluetooth

Untested

Untested

DETECTED

Untested

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Infrared

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

USB Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Touchpad & Mice

Touchpad

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Doubletap = double click

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

Touchpad - Scroll down side

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

External mouse - USB

Untested

Untested

YES

YES

External mouse - Serial

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Docking Station/Port Replicator

AC through replicator

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

USB

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Serial

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Parallel

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

External Monitor - VGA

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

External Monitor - DVI

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Modem

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

NIC

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

PS/2

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Additional Hardware

Fingerprint reader

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

CD/DVD drive

Untested

Untested

YES

Untested

PCMCIA cards

Untested

Untested

Untested

Not Present

Parallel Ports

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Card reader(s)

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Function and other keys

Fn key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy

in Karmic (final)

+ Space

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ Esc

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F1

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F2

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F3

Hibernate

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F4

Switch Video

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F5

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F6

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F7

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F8

Battery

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F9

Light

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F10

Light

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

+ F11

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

+ F12

Untested

Untested

Untested

Untested

Other special keys

Key

Operation

Keycode

Works?

Bug #

in Ubuntu 6.06 LTS

in Gutsy

in Hardy

in Karmic (final)

Windows key + E

open all workspace

Untested

Untested

Untested

YES

Notes


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