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Old 08-09-2004, 01:08 PM   #1
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scanner, cdr and dvd rom doesnt work


Im using Red Hat Fedora Publishers edition and I cant seem to record or write to CD, nor can I watch a DVD and, my hp3300c usb scanner isnt picked up? should i try another distro of linux, or do I have alot of configuring to do?
 
Old 08-09-2004, 02:33 PM   #2
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Hi, and welcome to LQ!

Chances are that another distro (i.e. Mandrake or
Xandros) would pick up and configure the hardware
out of the box. How easy/difficult it is in FC to get
those working I can't tell, I have no experience with
it whatsoever...



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