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Old 09-06-2007, 02:11 AM   #1
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Question Knoppix S-T-D Tutorials Wanted

Okay... Having some background use with UNIX at the office, I've been playing with all kinds of Live-CDs, trying to get a feel for what will suit my personal taste and needs. It's been great fun, and I've enjoyed Debian based Kanotix the most so far. Which incidentally, I have not seen much discussion in this forum on this distro.
Then my teenager decided to start experimenting with hashing, cracking, and hacking. I don't want to discourage him, unless it includes illegal activity. Being the case, I felt a need to accelerate my knowledge on the subjects and was directed to Knoppix S-T-D. This distro is not as user friendly as others, but does come with a host of interesting tools. I've visited and checked out their forum. I'm sure these guys know their stuff, but are a little arrogant and not eager to help-out a newbie with some basic questions.
The Knoppix STD Live-CD boots-up great, but doesn't recognize any of my hardware: wireless card, Ethernet, thumb drive, hard drive, etc. I've figured out that I need to load some drivers, but not sure how to get started. Any suggestions how to self educate with this distro and the included tools?
Old 09-06-2007, 09:45 AM   #2
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Sorry about the double posting, it was not intentional. After I posted the original thread, the system prompted me for TAGS. I entered some TAGS and submitted, not knowing that it would post again.
Once I realized what happened, I searched for a way to delete the thread, but could not find a way to delete. This feature would be useful, so that those that create a thread can delete it. It would save this forum storage space, and solve the problem I had.


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