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Old 02-12-2005, 11:30 PM   #1
jpeyper
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n00b trying to install drivers


how can i see what drivers i have installed and what i havent?
and how do i install drivers for my onboard network card?

im trying fedora core. its the first OS other than windows i have used.
any help on anything would help.

can i see my windows drives while in fedora core or not?

thanks for you help to anyone who says somehting.
to anyone who knows something and doesnt say, i hate you... and your mother.... not really.
 
Old 02-12-2005, 11:54 PM   #2
masand
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the LINUX kernel has support for a lot of drivers

it may happen that a suport for a hardware is not compiled in to ur knrel then u can either compile ur kernel for that support or get some xternal driver to support that

for seeing ur windows drives u need to mount them

a small mounting tuturial i had wrtten some time back

get that from here

http://govinda.no-ip.com/masand/myhelpages.html

regards

PS: and please do HATE anyone here, all are trying to help
 
  


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