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A comment [[User:Larry|Larry]] 13:52, 13 May 2024 (UTC)
: A reply [[User:Sally|Sally]] 02:32, 14 July 2024 (UTC)
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Kernel version

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This discussion is done as of 2022-09-27.

The table listing hardware components has a column Kernel version. In most cases, for a given laptop, all its components would run on the same kernel version. So why not remove that column?
--Vaukai (talk) 13:31, 27 September 2022 (UTC)

Certain hardware driver support is only available after a certain kernel version (think graphics support, NIC adapters, etc.), so it's nice to keep the kernel version column for those kinds of cases. --Maffblaster (talk) 04:19, 28 September 2022 (UTC)

Access to boot menu

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The template should provide a section or table column where to put the exact information how the boot menu of the specific hardware can be accessed, see EFI_System_Partition#UEFI_boot_items. --Vaukai (talk) 14:53, 1 June 2024 (UTC)