CentOS on the ThinkPad T43

Enable volume keys:

Add this line to /etc/rc.local:

cp /sys/devices/platform/thinkpad_acpi/hotkey_all_mask /sys/devices/platform/thinkpad_acpi/hotkey_mask

Install EPEL Repository:

yum install epel-release

Install RepoForge:

http://repoforge.org/

rpm -Uvh http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el6.rf.i686.rpm

Install ELRepo:

http://elrepo.org/

rpm -Uvh http://www.elrepo.org/elrepo-release-6-8.el6.elrepo.noarch.rpm


Gnome Tweaks:

Disable Hot Corner:

gconftool-2 --direct --config-source=xml:readwrite:/etc/gconf/gconf.xml.defaults --type string --set /apps/compiz/plugins/scale/allscreens/options/initiate_edge "Disabled"

Open Windows Centered:

gconftool-2 --direct --config-source=xml:readwrite:/etc/gconf/gconf.xml.defaults --type integer --set /apps/compiz/plugins/place/screen0/options/mode 1