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Old 11-25-2008, 11:25 PM   #1
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Question Fedora 7 on Toshiba Settalite pro a300


Dear Friends

If anybody knows how to install fedora 7 Linux on Toshiba laptop please help me. i tried installing fedora 7 on toshiba settalite pro A300 but it ask for media drivers.

I have 250GB HDD, 3GB RAM, L2 3MB, D-core proc.

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Old 11-26-2008, 06:52 AM   #2
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Question How to install fedora 7 on Toshiba satellite pro A300

3GB RAM, 250GB HDD, Core 2 Dual processor. the installation get stuck after selecting the Installation media. message is displayed to select the media drivers from the list of displayed driver list i selected all but could not get through it. please if anybody knows this issue help me....... thanks in advance
 
Old 11-26-2008, 06:56 AM   #3
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have you tried installing w/ out the drivers to see if it see your hardware?
 
Old 11-26-2008, 09:01 AM   #4
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Hmmm Don't mean to interfere but fedora 7 is quite old version and things have moved on a lot.

I wouldn't stay on an older version unless absolutely necessary.
 
Old 11-26-2008, 10:02 AM   #5
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I merged these two posts together since they are on the same topic.
 
Old 11-27-2008, 12:04 AM   #6
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have you tried installing w/ out the drivers to see if it see your hardware?
thanks for your reply. i did not get your point?. whats is w/
 
Old 11-27-2008, 12:07 AM   #7
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Hmmm Don't mean to interfere but fedora 7 is quite old version and things have moved on a lot.

I wouldn't stay on an older version unless absolutely necessary.
thanks rizwan. yes i know my laptop has latest hardware and fedora is older than that. thats the reason fedora is not recognizing my h/w
 
  


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