Ubuntu on the Acer Aspire One AOA150

After receiving the Acer Aspire One¬†with ‘Linpus Lite’ installed by default, I decided I wanted to do more with it than just surf the web so installed Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal). Most things worked straight out of the box but there are a few ‘tweaks’ needed for it to perform to its full potential. 1. Hard Drive clicking noise Unfortunately when the netbook is running on battery power the hard drive makes a constant clicking noise when idle. This is actually the hard drive heads Continue reading →