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Old 07-29-2006, 06:43 PM   #1
ingridmac
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Linux XP drivers


Hi Group
Newbie Here.. downloaded and installed Linux XP on IBM 600E laptop for testing.
Need drivers for PCMI card to connect to internet etc. or help on confiuring card to connect to network.
Also, I see it has a 30 log in before regeistration is needed. Any news on Linux XP (english version) and how to configure etc is appriciate,
links, experience, etc.
My compnay is looking to move towards linux.
Tanks!
Ingrid
 
Old 07-29-2006, 10:10 PM   #2
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Linux XP is probably not the best choice. IMO this project is not following the true spirit of Linux and free software. Why don't you use a well supported, free and stable Linux distribution as Ubuntu/Kubuntu/Xubuntu? *buntu will probably install all required drivers without any hassle. Linux is Linux, even if it's made look like Windows XP. In case you still want to stick with this Linux XP you probably need to fiddle with kernel, maybe even build a custom kernel.
 
  


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