Lenovo ThinkPad X1G7

This article covers details pertaining to installing and configuring PantherX OS on a Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Gen 7 laptop.

Before Install

replacing the the upstream libre kernel with linux nonfree kernel, most of hardwares work as expected.


Supports both UEFI and MBR style bios. The Installation guide helps you installing the PantherX on hardware


For audio to work, add these kernel parameters to your config:

 (host-name "panther")
 (timezone "Europe/Berlin")
 (locale "en_US.utf8")

 ;; This is the important part
 (cons* "snd_hda_intel.dmic_detect=0"

See also

  • https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Lenovo_ThinkPad_X1Carbon(Gen_7)

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Last update: 2021-10-12 20:09:22 +0000

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