How to install Ubuntu Linux 12.04 (or newer) on the Zenbook UX32VD

As I already said in my italian review of a few days ago, Ubuntu 12.04 works very well on the ASUS Zenbook UX32VD. Currently, the only missing features is the ambient light sensor.

Although the system is compatible, the installation process may be more difficult than expected because of the UEFI firmware and the GPT partition scheme. Let’s see then, step by step, how to install it. I will refer to the current stable version of Ubuntu (12.04), but the steps will be almost identical for next versions of the operating system. Continua a leggere