Re: Dell Latitude L400
From: Jim (james_at_the-computer-shop.co.uk)
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2005 22:10:05 GMT
Thomas Jespersen wrote:
> On Mon, 22 Aug 2005 07:25:13 +0000, Jim wrote:
>>recommendation for a distro which I can lob on the HD via another
>>machine? FWIW, I've had a go with another drive with an existing
> Sorry, didn't read that part properly.
> Actually I can't remember which distro I installed but as I am a redhat
> guy I am sure it has been an older Redhat distro (certainly not fedora
> core, too heavy for my old notebook :) )
> Slackware might be a possiblity too:
> You need to install DOS on a (small) partition though, use FreeDOS for
Good news! I managed to get Debian on it!
Bad news: single-user Knoppix, which basically means it goes through the
whole hardware detection thing every boot, and the APM doesn't work.
Good news: I've got a full featured GUI and all the devices work! :)
-- Cheers, http://www.dotware.co.uk Jim http://www.dotware-entertainment.co.uk Maybe the Internet has the answers I need. It certainly answered my questions about wang enhancement.