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Old 10-12-2003, 06:00 PM   #1
bender00102
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What command can tell me what distribution of debian I have installed?


I'm a total n00bie who's trying to mount my ntsf xp hard disc so I can read from it
using my debian hard disc. I figured a good starting point would be to know what
distribution of debian I have, but I can't seem to find out. Is there a command line that
can tell me this?
 
Old 10-12-2003, 08:00 PM   #2
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I was able to successfully mount my xp ntsf hard drive. The main reason I wanted to
do this was so I could use xmms to listen/view my movies/music. But everytime I try to
run a movie or song in xmms, it crashes. If anyone has a clue where to start I'd
appreciate it. Thanx
 
Old 10-12-2003, 08:28 PM   #3
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start xmms from a terminal window. The command is
xmms
maybe it will give you some error messages that can point you in the right direction.
 
  


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