Ubuntu on Dell Inspiron 3158
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The Dell Inspiron 3158 laptop with the components described below has been awarded the status of certified pre-install for Ubuntu.
Please note that for pre-installed systems:
- The system is available in some regions with a special image of Ubuntu pre-installed by the manufacturer. It takes advantage of the hardware features for this system and may include additional software. You should check when buying the system whether this is an option.
- Standard images of Ubuntu may not work at all on the system or may not work well, though Canonical and computer manufacturers will try to certify the system with future standard releases of Ubuntu.
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit
Pre-installed by manufacturer
This system was tested with 14.04 LTS, running the 3.19.0-23-generic kernel.
Hibernate is not working on this system
- BIOS update
BIOS version needs to be 98.4.17 or newer for the brightness and wireless function keys to work properly.
- Dell: 98.04.13 (UEFI)
This system was tested with these key components: