Kernel.org: 5.3.6
sid (unstable): 5.2.17-1
buster (testing): 4.19.67-2+deb10u1
stretch (stable): 4.9.189-3+deb9u1
jessie (oldstable): 3.16.74-1

Debian GNU/Linux device driver check & report

Compaq: Presario C700

PCI IDWorks?VendorDeviceDriverKernel
80862a00YesIntel CorporationMobile PM965/GM965/GL960 Memory Controller Hubintel-agp
80862a02YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary)i915
80862a03YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (secondary)intel
8086284bYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) HD Audio Controllersnd-hda-intel
8086283fIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) PCI Express Port 1
80862830Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1
80862831Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2
80862832Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3
80862836Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1
80862448YesIntel Corporation82801 Mobile PCI Bridgei810_rng
80862815YesIntel Corporation82801HM (ICH8M) LPC Interface Controllerlpc_ichv2.6.25-
80862850YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) IDE Controllerata_piixv2.6.25-
80862829YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) SATA Controller [AHCI mode]ahciv2.6.25-
8086283eYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) SMBus Controlleri2c-i801
168c001cYesQualcomm AtherosAR242x / AR542x Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express)ath5k
10ec8139YesRealtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.RTL-8100/8101L/8139 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter8139cp,8139too

No way to make the wireless card to work.

PCI IDWorks?VendorDeviceDriverKernel
80862a00YesIntel CorporationMobile PM965/GM965/GL960 Memory Controller Hubintel-agp
80862a02YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary)i915
80862a03YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (secondary)intel
8086284bYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) HD Audio Controllersnd-hda-intel
8086283fIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) PCI Express Port 1
80862830Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1
80862831Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2
80862832Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3
80862836Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1
80862448YesIntel Corporation82801 Mobile PCI Bridgei810_rng
80862815YesIntel Corporation82801HM (ICH8M) LPC Interface Controllerlpc_ichv2.6.25-
80862850YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) IDE Controllerata_piixv2.6.25-
80862829YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) SATA Controller [AHCI mode]ahciv2.6.25-
8086283eYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) SMBus Controlleri2c-i801
14e44311YesBroadcom CorporationBCM4311 802.11b/g WLANssb
10ec8139YesRealtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.RTL-8100/8101L/8139 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter8139cp,8139too

compaq presario c714nr

PCI IDWorks?VendorDeviceDriverKernel
80862a00YesIntel CorporationMobile PM965/GM965/GL960 Memory Controller Hubintel-agp
80862a02YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary)i915
80862a03YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (secondary)intel
8086284bYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) HD Audio Controllersnd-hda-intel
8086283fIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) PCI Express Port 1
80862830Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1
80862831Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2
80862832Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3
80862836Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1
80862448YesIntel Corporation82801 Mobile PCI Bridgei810_rng
80862815YesIntel Corporation82801HM (ICH8M) LPC Interface Controllerlpc_ichv2.6.25-
80862850YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) IDE Controllerata_piixv2.6.25-
80862829YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) SATA Controller [AHCI mode]ahciv2.6.25-
8086283eYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) SMBus Controlleri2c-i801
14e44311YesBroadcom CorporationBCM4311 802.11b/g WLANssb
10ec8139YesRealtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.RTL-8100/8101L/8139 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter8139cp,8139too
PCI IDWorks?VendorDeviceDriverKernel
80862a00YesIntel CorporationMobile PM965/GM965/GL960 Memory Controller Hubintel-agp
80862a02YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary)i915
80862a03YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (secondary)intel
8086284bYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) HD Audio Controllersnd-hda-intel
8086283fIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) PCI Express Port 1
80862830Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1
80862831Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2
80862832Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3
80862836Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1
80862448YesIntel Corporation82801 Mobile PCI Bridgei810_rng
80862815YesIntel Corporation82801HM (ICH8M) LPC Interface Controllerlpc_ichv2.6.25-
80862850YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) IDE Controllerata_piixv2.6.25-
80862829YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) SATA Controller [AHCI mode]ahciv2.6.25-
8086283eYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) SMBus Controlleri2c-i801
168c001cYesQualcomm AtherosAR242x / AR542x Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express)ath5k
10ec8139YesRealtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.RTL-8100/8101L/8139 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter8139cp,8139too

Sturdy Laptop (I'm a Jinx) dropped it many times over the years, had  no issues with any Linux Distro's  including WiFi (2011-06-06T01:26:07+00:00)

PCI IDWorks?VendorDeviceDriverKernel
80862a00YesIntel CorporationMobile PM965/GM965/GL960 Memory Controller Hubintel-agp
80862a02YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary)i915
80862a03YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (secondary)intel
8086284bYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) HD Audio Controllersnd-hda-intel
8086283fIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) PCI Express Port 1
80862830Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1
80862831Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2
80862832Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3
80862836Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1
80862448YesIntel Corporation82801 Mobile PCI Bridgei810_rng
80862815YesIntel Corporation82801HM (ICH8M) LPC Interface Controllerlpc_ichv2.6.25-
80862850YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) IDE Controllerata_piixv2.6.25-
80862829YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) SATA Controller [AHCI mode]ahciv2.6.25-
8086283eYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) SMBus Controlleri2c-i801
168c001cYesQualcomm AtherosAR242x / AR542x Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express)ath5k
10ec8139YesRealtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.RTL-8100/8101L/8139 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter8139cp,8139too

Debian GNU/Linux, with kernel 2.6.38-2-686. Everything works OK. Only changed the original wifi card. (2011-04-23T20:43:03+00:00)

PCI IDWorks?VendorDeviceDriverKernel
80862a00YesIntel CorporationMobile PM965/GM965/GL960 Memory Controller Hubintel-agp
80862a02YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary)i915
80862a03YesIntel CorporationMobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (secondary)intel
8086284bYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) HD Audio Controllersnd-hda-intel
8086283fIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) PCI Express Port 1
80862830Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1
80862831Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2
80862832Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3
80862836Intel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1
80862448YesIntel Corporation82801 Mobile PCI Bridgei810_rng
80862815YesIntel Corporation82801HM (ICH8M) LPC Interface Controllerlpc_ichv2.6.25-
80862850YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) IDE Controllerata_piixv2.6.25-
80862829YesIntel Corporation82801HM/HEM (ICH8M/ICH8M-E) SATA Controller [AHCI mode]ahciv2.6.25-
8086283eYesIntel Corporation82801H (ICH8 Family) SMBus Controlleri2c-i801
168c001cYesQualcomm AtherosAR242x / AR542x Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express)ath5k
10ec8139YesRealtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.RTL-8100/8101L/8139 PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter8139cp,8139too