Title:Linux-drivers.org - Linux Hardware Compatibility Lists & Linux Drivers
Source:http://www[dot]linux-drivers[dot]org/ (last update: 2011-01-18)
Title: Linux on laptops
Source: item on above source
Linux forums are *full* of hardware problems, particularly wi-fi. Wired (ethernet)
modems often work better. 'Live' installs of earlier versions, Puppy v412, Knoppix
v511 and Ubuntu v8.04 often work better on older hardware.