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Latitude CP M233ST and ALSA sound
Okay, so this machine is an antique, but in hopes of getting a few more years of use out of it, I have successfully installed the Xubuntu distro, and have been...
Dec 7, 2006
Dell Latitude C400
Hi, I recently got a Dell Latitude C400. Most stuff worked out of the box but I'm still having some problems with a few things. All problems I have are related...
Dec 7, 2006
Problems with X on a D505 with updated BIOS (A11)
Hi. I've had the bad idea to update the BIOS of my Latitude D505 to bios A11. Since then, the display doesn't work right with Xorg (Debian testing). When...
Nov 28, 2006
Latitude D505 and Debian etch/testing won't resume from supend to r
Hi. I've got a Latitude D505 with Debian etch and 2.6.17-2-686 kernel, and BIOS A11. It suspends but won't resume : the power led is back on, the drive seems...
Nov 28, 2006
Best Wireless cards for FC6?
I am new to Linux. I have install FC6 on my Dell Dimension 2350. I would like to install Wireless card. My home network is using 802.11b wireless equipment. We...
Nov 27, 2006
Ubuntu/I2500 power issues
I recently installed Ubuntu (Hoary) on my Inspiron 2500, and am pleasantly surprised at how perfectly it works. Suspend-to-disk works right out of the box,...
Nov 24, 2006
Fedora Core 6: Wifi vs. nVidia drivers on the D620
Has anyone conquered the IRQ issues that this combo seems to present? Fedora Core 6: Dell D620/Dell 1390 PCI-e Wifi/Broadcom 4311/nVidia GeForce Go 7300 The...
Nov 23, 2006
Problems with FC6 on Inspiron 8000
I've been trying to get FC6 loaded on an Inspiron 8000 all weekend-- I've tried about every combination of things I can think of and each time, it either...
Nov 22, 2006
Fedora Core6 --- Install from external USB DVD drive?
I am new to Linux. How do I installed Fedora Core6 on my DELL PowerEdge 2400 server. Fedora Core6 is on a DVD disk. The DELL server has only a SCSI CD drive. I...
Nov 17, 2006
D610 LCD dying?
My company recently bought a batch of D610s with the ATI Mobility Radeon X300 chipset. They seem to run Linux fairly well, but I'm having an interesting...
Nov 13, 2006
Different screen resolutions on 120L
Hello! I have a Latitude 120L running SUSE Linux 10.1 at 1280x800 [16:10]. When I plug a regular LCD monitor to the external VGA port, the external monitor ...
Nov 12, 2006
usb missing after an update
Dear Linux Experts, I'm the happy owner of an inspiron 9300 with linux. Two days ago I have updated my Mandriva 2006 an after a reboot I discovered that all...
Nov 12, 2006
Ubuntu 6.06 on Dell Latitude D420
I am shopping for a new laptop, considering the Latitude D420. Does anybody have experience with Ubuntu, or any other distribution on the 420? I am curious,...
Nov 11, 2006
Fedora Core6 --- "OUT OF SCAN RANGE"
I am new to Linux. I installed Fedora Core6 on my computer with Windows XP pro. Installation went OK. My system is a Dell Dimension 2350 with a WD 250GB drive....
Nov 10, 2006
root password recovery
hi all i need help , i forget the root password for Redhat linux 7 , and the cdrom drivce is not working thanks all ...
Nov 9, 2006
Hi All Can Anyone can tell me How To Install Read Hat Linux 7.1 Kernel In Red Hat Linux 8 So that I can easily configure My Motorola Modem Bye Ankit...
Nov 6, 2006
Install BELKIN Wireless G USB Network Adapter on my system?
I installed SuSE LINUX 10.1 on my computer with Windows XP pro. My system is Dell Dimension 2350 with a WD 250GB drive. Trying to install my BELKIN Wireless G...
Nov 4, 2006
E1505, SUSE 10.1 and Dell bios update
Hi, I have an E1505 with the A02 BIOS version. I would like to update it to the latest (A09) and was wondering if there are any of you out there who have...
Oct 28, 2006
Related to Linux monitoring tools
Respected Sir/Madam, My name Vadiraj and I am working as a system administrator & also fresher in this field. I am facing lot of problem in understand...
Oct 26, 2006
50-line mode for text mode (bash)
Hello, I'm running a text-mode-only install (bash) on my 8600 (Debian 3.1r3) and I want to get a larger text screen than the default 25 line mode (say 50 line...
Oct 20, 2006
Douglas S. Oliver
Newbie - SuSE Linux on Inspiron 8100
I am trying my best to try to get SuSE linux 10.1 to install cleanly on my Inspiron 8100 laptop. Installer runs fine all the way through. Then, on initial...
Oct 16, 2006
Facing problem in shell script
Respected Sir/Madam, I want to write shell script to delete files based on file creation datetime. If a file or folder is 30 minutes old then it should delete....
Oct 16, 2006
APM support / Dell 8600 / Debian Sarge 2.4.27
Hello, I've recently installed debian sarge 2.4.27 on my Dell 8600 laptop. My goal for the laptop is to use it as a file server / web server. I don't have any...
Oct 15, 2006
Recommend a laptop
Hi all, My inspiron 8200 died. Screen and video card went dead. http://www.cs.
dell.html I am now thinking of getting a new...
Oct 14, 2006
Broadcom Wirless 4311
I have tried a doze walkthroughs to get my Broadcom card to work and I have tried plenty of Linux OSs as well but to no avail. I even recompiled the kernel to...
Oct 8, 2006
dell truemobile wireless with broadcom in debian sid
was having sid working wifi. Now I reinstalled sid. Now wifi is not working. I am now finding bcm43xx module is loaded most probably by udev/hal. It creates...
Oct 8, 2006
SuSE 10.1 and Ndiswrapper
Help! I just got a new laptop, Inspiron e1705. I am a noob to linux. I have the laptop set up as a dual boot with Windows Media Center and SuSE 10.1. The...
Oct 4, 2006
Dell E1705 and Dell B130 with Linux
Dell E1705 and Dell B130 with Linux: I am thinking about getting one of these two laptops for my mom. Anyone have any experience running Linux on either (or...
Sep 22, 2006
Dell Inspiron 1100 - Installation Ubuntu 6.06 Desktop
hardware detail - 512 MB RAM, bios A32. The install of Ububtu 6.06 Desktop is ususlly done by first running the live CD then choosing the Install icon on the...
Sep 21, 2006
Inspiron 8000 with LCD projector NEC VT45?
I want to use an Inspiron 8000 with LCD projector NEC VT45, and I started with suse 10, (installed without the VT45 connected). It installed ok, but when the...
Sep 16, 2006
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