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Old 12-22-2003, 05:26 PM   #1
RancidWannaRiot
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Modem Driver issue


Ok i'm trying to install drivers for my modem.. but when i unzip the file i always an error taht say's somethign along the lines of

cpio: rename failed, this operation is not permitted..

what's going on here? and yes i am signed in as root when i do this...

i would apreciate the help
 
Old 12-23-2003, 10:10 PM   #2
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first, is it the right driver for you modem?
if it is, you might have corrupt the file while downloading or you are not login as root at the moment.
did you extract the file successfully?
 
  


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