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Old 12-20-2003, 11:08 AM   #1
bigbossandy
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Arch linux Help Cannot Type Pass


hi im new to linux
i have just installed arch linux it has a verry easy install i think
maybe not easy enoug but wtf
im a windows user
i used Xp win Nt win 98 Win Me Win serv 2003 Win 2k almost all
i love format c:/
but now i want to try linux for my server
anyway this is my prob
i log into root
it logs in fine But when i do #adduser it makes the user etc etc
when it ask "New Unix Pass" i cant enter a thing only Enter
and i dont have any network connection for Pacman updates etc
and the bigest prob is
THERE IS NO GRAPHICS
i d/l Archlinux BASE maybe thats it i dont think it has an Gnome or so
maybe if the is do need to type some commands to get the graphics
can anyone help me with my great probs
 
Old 12-20-2003, 11:11 AM   #2
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and i know there are lots easyer linux to use but LOOK AT THEM DOWNLOAD SIZE DANg like mandrake 3 TIMES 600+ MB
not gonna happen
 
  


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