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Old 11-24-2002, 02:56 AM   #1
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Unhappy my first linux experience failed

when ı boot from cd
loading vmlinuz ...

Wellcome to the KNOPPIX live Linux-on-cd
Accessing Knoppix Cdrom ... at /dev/scd0
Total memory found ...
Creating /ramdisk .........on /dev/shm
Creating directories and symlinks .....on ramdisk

İnit version 2.78 knoppix booting
Processor is
Bios is
USB is
Enabling hutplug
Auto confiuring devices .....done
************ in black font ********
insmode: a module named tuner already exists
/lib/modules/2.4.19-xfs/kernel/drivers/media/video/bttv.0: post-install bttv failed
/lib/modules/2.4.19-xfs/kernel/drivers/media/video/bttv.0:insmod bttv failed
************ end ******************
mouse is
soundcard is
video is ..Vanta[Nvb] using Xfree86(nv)
monştor is ... H:30-60 V:59-75
using mode is ....800*600 1024-768
enable dma for hda
automonter started for floppy cdrom
init: entering runlevel 5

Starting X Windows session ....

then all the leds on the monitor flash and screen off ,
Cdrom works a few seconds or a minute than stops
but monitor continues flashing

when ı boot : knoppix 2

lspci --results
Host bridge intel 440LX/ex
PCI bridge intel AGP drive
ISA bridge intel PIIX4 ISA
IDE interface intel PIIX4 IDE
USB controller intel PIIX4 USB
bridge intel PIIX4 ACPI
multimedi vide contoller Brooktree corp bt878
vga nvdia corp
startx,xinit failed
Old 11-24-2002, 06:41 AM   #2
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Don't worry about that.With my box Knoppix segfaults immidiately and debian,gentoo.conectiva and others are working just fine.You can try the suse live cd.
Old 11-24-2002, 08:03 AM   #3
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Or slack live CD works very well too.


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