Linux Hardware Compatibility HOWTO

v97.4, 8 September 1997

This document lists most of the hardware supported by Linux and helps you locate any necessary drivers.

1. Introduction

  • 1.1 Welcome
  • 1.2 Copyright
  • 1.3 System architectures

2. Computers/Motherboards/BIOS

3. Laptops

  • 3.1 Specific laptops
  • 3.2 PCMCIA

4. CPU/FPU

5. Video cards

6. Controllers (hard drive)

7. Controllers (SCSI)

  • 7.1 Supported
  • 7.2 Others
  • 7.3 Unsupported

8. Controllers (I/O)

9. Controllers (multiport)

  • 9.1 Non-intelligent cards
  • 9.2 Intelligent cards

10. Network adapters

  • 10.1 Supported
  • 10.2 Others
  • 10.3 Unsupported

11. Sound cards

  • 11.1 Supported
  • 11.2 Others
  • 11.3 Unsupported

12. Hard drives

13. Tape drives

  • 13.1 Supported
  • 13.2 Others
  • 13.3 Unsupported

14. CD-ROM drives

  • 14.1 Supported
  • 14.2 Others
  • 14.3 Notes

15. Removable drives

16. Mice

  • 16.1 Supported
  • 16.2 Others
  • 16.3 Notes

17. Modems

18. Printers/Plotters

19. Scanners

20. Other hardware

21. Related sources of information

22. Acknowledgments

23. Appendix A. S3 cards supported by XFree86 3.3.1.

24. Appendix B. Supported PCMCIA cards

25. Appendix C. Plug and Play devices

26. Appendix D. Linux incompatible Hardware

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