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Old 04-10-2009, 06:58 PM   #1
bertandrews
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Red face urgent!!! what is the default root password for ubuntu 12.x


what is the password for root?

i have another problem:

can not see the files on cdrom to install ndisgtk?

it sees the files under syn p manager but it shows them not highlited it show them as a shadow...

i have cp them to a home dir and i get the same thing.....

what can i do?
 
Old 04-10-2009, 07:06 PM   #2
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i have fixed the password problem ....

i need help with not seeing file under syn manager they show up as shadows.............

i used a windows machine to download them then i moved them to a dvd

i tried to put them on a drive then move the drive to the ubuntu machine but know i can not see the drive i added

how to add a usb drive to the default ubuntu install?
 
Old 04-10-2009, 07:20 PM   #3
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Ubutu 12 ? I thought 9.x was the newest distro
 
Old 04-10-2009, 07:33 PM   #4
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Are you sure you're talking about ubuntu? I'm not sure I understand what you want to do with a usb drive
 
Old 04-10-2009, 08:46 PM   #5
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i have the latest ubuntu!!!!

i am trying to get the wireless broadcom 43xx to work!!! it works the first time under windows!!!!!!!!!!

lspci:

02:03.0 network controller: Broadcom corp: bcm4318 [aireforce one 54g] 8.02.11g wireless lan controller (rev2)

iwconfig:

no wireless extensions

ifconfig -a:

shows l0 and pan0
 
Old 04-10-2009, 08:52 PM   #6
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The latest (beta!!!) ubuntu is 9.04. What you'll probably need to do is to play with ndiswrapper.
 
  


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