Thinkpad X1 Carbon (1st gen)

mnd999

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I've been trying out FreeBSD 11-BETA1 on my Thinkpad X1 Carbon (1st gen) IvyBridge, and it seems to work pretty well. I have power management and suspend (unless I load tpm.ko), the wifi all works and accelerated graphics seem pretty good.

I'm pretty impressed.
 

coolhandluke

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Thanks for the report.

I've looked at the X1's before and heard good things about them and considered purchasing one. I'm a little hesitant to purchase a laptop without having seen or touched it myself, though. A cow-orker recently got one and, after playing with it for a bit, I quite liked it.

Anyone else here have an idea what the "current" generation of the X1 is, if the hardware is very different from your Gen 1, and/or how well-supported a new X1 would be under the latest -RELEASE or 11-BETA/RC (I'm not opposed to running -CURRENT but usually avoid it on all but dev/test machines)?
 
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