FreeBSD on Thinkpad w541 (Intel i7-4810MQ)

I am waiting for FreeBSD 11 to come out (September 2016) for hopefully final install.

  • General

https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/freebsd-on-thinkpad-w530.41380/

  • ndivida+Intel HD Graphics 4600 issues

https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/nvidia-optimus-on-freebsd.30359/

https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/getting-x-to-work-with-nvidia-intel-configuration.49670/

  • Trackpoint

https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/thinkpad-trackpoint.48718/

https://nixbsd.wordpress.com/2011/03/15/freebsd-thinkpad-trackpoint-middle-button/

  • UEFI boot

https://www.banym.de/freebsd/install-freebsd-11-on-thinkpad-t420

A different installer, with ZFS script: https://github.com/mmatuska/mfsbsd

Images are here: http://mfsbsd.vx.sk

This is also good as Live stick, to fix issues. Recommended on FreeBSD forum.