For installation on VAIOs via external CD drive, see Installation chapter above. Some hints for the Jog-Dial you may find in the Mouse chapter. The SONY VAIO C1 series includes some models, which are based on the first dedicated mobile CPU, the CRUSOE. The CRUSOE is manufactured by TransMeta. At TransMeta you may find information about the binary compatibility of the CRUSOE. Newly available is the PCG-V1XS Picturebook Camera Capture Program.

There are two HOWTOs available: The Linux SONY Vaio PCG-C1XD HOWTO by Philippe CADIC <>. And the VAIO-HOWTO at the LDP.

There is also a VAIO C1 related Linux mailing list, too <>.

Sony Vaio C1 FAQ mostly MS-Windows related, but contains useful hardware information and a mailing list.