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Old 06-17-2009, 01:44 AM   #1
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backtrack 3 on presario 1200


Hi..
i have old laptop, presario 1200.
is it possible to install backtrack 3 on it? (my old laptop )
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Old 06-17-2009, 01:56 AM   #2
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Hi..
i have old laptop, presario 1200.
is it possible to install backtrack 3 on it? (my old laptop )
rgds
Sorry but isn't that used for hacking?
jdk
 
Old 06-19-2009, 06:20 AM   #3
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nope..
any idea..what kind of linux that i can install on my old laptop?
 
Old 06-19-2009, 06:26 AM   #4
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Sorry but isn't that used for hacking?
jdk
Not only for hacking, also for intrusion detection and prevention and security testing (White Hat Hacking). BackTrack is a great tool if you want to test your network. Of course use of it and in which context you use it depends on the individual. I'm an IT professional and have used various tools in the BackTrack3 suite to test our defense to great satisfaction of my customers.

There is a very thin line between hacking and intrusion detection and prevention but as always it depends on who's working the keyboard.

Kind regards,

Eric
 
Old 06-19-2009, 06:29 AM   #5
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nope..
any idea..what kind of linux that i can install on my old laptop?
Check the minimum requirements of some distro's and compare them to your hardware config. I've successfully used Ubuntu and Debian on old laptops, but taking into account the type of laptop I wouldn't expect fantastic performances.

Kind regards,

Eric
 
Old 07-16-2009, 04:40 AM   #6
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BT3 installed on Presario 1200

Thanks...all
I already success install BT3 at Presario 1200, but i still have problem.
the problem is my PCMCIA LAN(xircom class B / CE3B-100) & Wifi Not detect at BT3..?
i already search for driver..but can't find
what should i do..??

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d prazst
 
  


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