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hi, i ve installed mandrake 10.1 with XP as its dual...the prob i got is tat i could not get into my kde environment... i m also a newbie 2 ...
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    hi,
    i ve installed mandrake 10.1 with XP as its dual...the prob i got is tat i could not get into my kde environment...

    i m also a newbie 2 linux...when i install it, first i got the kde env,but i could not get into it as it shows some errors...when i tried to install it again
    no kde env(ie for me the desktop env)...also during installation i set the display resolution as 1024 by 768..after tat when i test it i got some error..i forgot wats tat...i think it can also be the problem..but im not sure abt it

    wat i shd do now....i ve tried 2 install it several times actually...but the problem repeats....

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    After you login as root, do "xorgconfig" that will allow you to configure X.
    If that doesn't work, post the error messages that you are getting.
    Should be in /var/log/Xorg.0.log
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    hi,now my problem seems 2 be over after doin the xconfing.....

    but as a newbie i have several questions....one among these is how 2 connect 2 internet

    when i installed my sys i configured my internet connection.....its working fine..my connection is thru adsl modem with pppoe protocol...
    wat i need now is tat i shd change my connection in such a way tat it shd not connect when sys starts,instead as like windows i shd connect 2 net
    only after logging into my account..wat i shd

    also i wanna 2 access windows files....how can i do tis.........

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