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    There is no password to get into root in knoppix.
    Just bring up a root terminal, or log into root with "su -".
    How to know if you are a geek.
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    Quote Originally Posted by budman7
    There is no password to get into root in knoppix.
    Just bring up a root terminal, or log into root with "su -".
    Duly noted. I haven't used it in a while.
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    oops sry, i got it finally, someone told me to hit ctrl+alt+f1 to get to the konsole, but thatwas wrong. Anyway knoppix is now installed on my hdd but alas a new challenge has come up, how do i connect to the internet?

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    Quote Originally Posted by joedirt69ca@yahoo.ca
    oops sry, i got it finally, someone told me to hit ctrl+alt+f1 to get to the konsole, but thatwas wrong.
    Knoppix may have that feature disabled, but in 90% of the Linux distributions out there, this does actually work. Just FYI.
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    Quote Originally Posted by joedirt69ca@yahoo.ca
    how do i connect to the internet?
    You should start a new topic with the specific error message that you get, and how you plan to connect to the internet, diallup, broadbad, or wireless.
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