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Old 05-02-2003, 02:50 AM   #1
senthil
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Mandrake 9.1 on Dell 600m


Hello all,

I installed Mdk 9.1 on Dell 600m (RH 9 doesn't let me login - have another post here). The booting is fine but after I login, apparently the machine is very slow. Even opening xterm takes a long time. I even switched ACPI on but no luck. Otherwise, things look ok with the machine.

Any suggestions please....

Thanks,
Senthil
 
Old 05-02-2003, 06:38 AM   #2
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Got an nVidia card? Install the official drivers if so.
 
Old 05-02-2003, 09:47 AM   #3
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Hi Mike,

It has ATI Radeon 9000. I tried the driver that comes with Mdk 9.1 for that card and also VESA.

RH 9 - Tried and it doesn't let me login. It comes back to the login screen when I try to login; both in text and graphical login. This same prob exists on my HPzt1195 on RH 9 (I have another thread for it).

Any clues please....

Thanks,
Senthil
 
  


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