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Old 06-21-2002, 07:35 AM   #1
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Unhappy WinLinux boot up lil problem

hey all linux users i was having a problem getting my WinLinux to boot up properly i installed a lil and when i booted up from a floppy disk for first time it said enter login: & password:
i entered my login name:........... then when it got to password
it froze up like this....

password: _ froze on the password screen no bottons on my keyboard work no numbers, or letters so how do i enter the password?

thankz all: unknown 2004 signing off.....
Old 06-21-2002, 09:19 AM   #2
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Try reading the text and help files that came with WinLinux, I remember reading like that in one of them.
Old 06-21-2002, 01:36 PM   #3
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i got it to work! thankz guy but, umm i now i cant get my internet connection going it says no sorry, modem is busy everytime
Old 07-10-2002, 04:02 AM   #4
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You might have to configure the modem for Linux if it is supported. It could a "WinModem" and not yet supported.
You might goto and search for " winmodem " if that is the case.


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