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Old 07-13-2004, 04:56 AM   #1
No2002
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i'm new and i want use linux !


welcome all ..

i have a Toshiba Satellite A10 Series laptop .

i want to install linux , but i want ask about hardware .


i don't found my laptop here : linux.org/hardware/laptop.html

can you help me to use linux with my computer hardware .


thank you very much !

 
Old 07-13-2004, 05:04 AM   #2
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the easiest thing to do is to get a Knoppix 3.4. Boot it up with your notebook. If Knoppix works, most probably other llinux distroes also will work.

http://www.linuxiso.org/download.php...4-05-17-EN.iso
 
Old 07-13-2004, 05:19 AM   #3
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well Gentoo works on ur laptop

http://www.linux-on-laptops.com/toshiba.html
 
Old 07-13-2004, 09:45 AM   #4
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no2002; u did not look at the HCL at www.linuxquestions.org/hcl/index.php
u r Toshiba laptop is listed, all the way at bottom of table of contents. and please enter any data info u may have that would be of help with any body else thank you.
 
Old 07-13-2004, 10:56 AM   #5
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Mandrake 10, RH9, Slackware 9.1, Knoppix 3.3 and SuSE 9.0 all have worked on that brand of laptop - I should know, I have that brand.
 
  


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