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Sony VAIO – wlan firmware update 23.10.10.0

Just a quick not for those using Sony VAIO on recent kernels: There is a new firmware version out there: 23.10.10.0 Reading through my dmesg log I found iwlwifi 0000:01:00.0: Direct firmware load for iwlwifi-7260-10.ucode failed with error -2 iwlwifi 0000:01:00.0: loaded firmware version 23.214.9.0 op_mode iwlmvm iwlwifi 0000:01:00.0: Detected Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless AC 7260, REV=0x144iwlwifi 0000:01:00.0: Direct firmware […]

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Sony VAIO Touchpad toggling

Often traveling on trains and flights, I am used to type a lot during these time. Unfortunately, my Vaio Pro13 is a bit fragile, means that under normal typing, the weight of my hands near the touchpad makes the mouse pointer jump around indeterministically. Not only once a long text I typed was deleted due to this behavior. I tried […]

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Sony VAIO Pro 13, Linux, WiFi

As I have , my latest workforce laptop is a Sony VAIO Pro 13. At that time I posted something in the sense that with an update of the firmware my Wifi problems were resolved. Unfortunately this is not true. I had many problems running the latest release kernel 3.14, connections very instable, slow, or not existent. But this is […]

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Debian/Linux on Sony VAIO Pro 13

I recently wanted to order a new laptop from work, and due to the ignorance of Lenovo I couldn’t get my preferred Thinkpad T41 in time for the end of the financial year. So I went for a Sony VAIO Pro 13 model. Having used a VAIO Z series laptop for quite some time, including maintaining soem extensions of the […]

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