LinuxQuestions.org
Support LQ: Use code LQ3 and save $3 on Domain Registration
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 06-21-2002, 07:35 AM   #1
unknown 2004
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2002
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
Unhappy WinLinux boot up lil problem


hey all linux users i was having a problem getting my WinLinux to boot up properly i installed a lil and when i booted up from a floppy disk for first time it said enter login: & password:
i entered my login name:........... then when it got to password
it froze up like this....

login:?????????????
password: _
.....it froze on the password screen no bottons on my keyboard work no numbers, or letters so how do i enter the password?



thankz all: unknown 2004 signing off.....
 
Old 06-21-2002, 09:19 AM   #2
pilot1
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2002
Location: USA
Distribution: Gentoo, Fedora Core
Posts: 408

Rep: Reputation: 30
Try reading the text and help files that came with WinLinux, I remember reading like that in one of them.
 
Old 06-21-2002, 01:36 PM   #3
unknown 2004
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jun 2002
Posts: 3

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
i got it to work! thankz guy but, umm i now i cant get my internet connection going it says no sorry, modem is busy everytime
 
Old 07-10-2002, 04:02 AM   #4
mrdensity
Member
 
Registered: Apr 2002
Location: Central US
Distribution: Libranet 1.9.1 & 2.0, tinyX (2dskxwin) & WinLinux 2001
Posts: 83

Rep: Reputation: 15
You might have to configure the modem for Linux if it is supported. It could a "WinModem" and not yet supported.
You might goto http://tldp.org/cgi-bin/ldpsrch.cgi and search for " winmodem " if that is the case.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Winlinux 2003 problem please help! manindarkcorner Linux - Newbie 3 04-20-2004 06:25 AM
in 9.2 rc1 there was a lil boot screen fuzzhead85 Mandriva 3 11-17-2003 05:17 PM
LIL problem alvincks Red Hat 5 10-10-2003 07:32 PM
eth0 fails on boot (winlinux 2003) kazman Linux - Newbie 2 02-08-2003 05:33 PM
LILO problem (LIL-) w/Rh7.1 rfgrove Linux - General 3 11-20-2001 09:19 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:05 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration