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Old 02-28-2010, 02:16 AM   #1
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Unhappy Loaded MINT 7 Gloria alongside Vista - wireless Broadband Q


Running Mint 7 alongside Windows Vista since yesterday. There is no option on the Welcome Window at startup for my Dodo Provider, There is Telstra, Optus etc - but no 'Dodo'

Is it Possible to change the Icons?

How do you get Mint 7 Gloria to see the Vista HD,s C, & D,

Thanks in advance for any help given to this green green Newvie

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Old 02-28-2010, 03:47 AM   #2
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Not with you on Dodo. Whassat?

As for mounting disks, you stick a line in /etc/fstab

/dev/sda1 /mount/point NTFS mount options

see man fstab
 
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Old 02-28-2010, 07:10 AM   #3
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is the thought to use if it is a sierra wireless modem,
even though you are using Dodo instead of BP

May I ask why you went for Dodo ?, Optus is usually better ....

note that these cheaper ones generally only support M$.

if you want to run your wireless on linux, the bigger provider are better.

it also depends on the coverage that you want from them.

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If you click on the computer icon, you will see in the tree list on the lhs, the drive label(s) for the C & D drives under Vista.
double click to mount & view in a new window.

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