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Old 03-16-2010, 12:39 PM   #1
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cnmbook 7 running linux


hey im a noob to linux and jus picked up one of these cnmbook "7"netbook's for next to nothing (no manuals,charger lol) ive not used linux before but have managed to sort out the wifi etc but am not to sure how to upgrade the flash player .. the .tar downloads have a ? mark on them im trying to upgrade it due to some web pages not being able to display properly..ive always used windows due to using music making programmes but would like to find out about linux and what it can do ...and thought i could learn by using this cnmbook?
 
Old 03-16-2010, 07:51 PM   #2
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I believe that is an ARM based netbook, not x86, so it might not be easy to modify. You might just be stuck with what it came with unless someone has found out how to put another distribution on it, which is not as easy as changing the distro on a x86 system.

Just don't judge Linux as a whole by what is installed on there, that is a very specialized embedded install.

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Old 03-20-2010, 04:35 AM   #3
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I think it stirp down version of Debian its Mips Processor
 
  


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