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ive just set up my pc with redhat 9 and xp but dont know how to put on my internet??its a cable modem ive got the cd for it but ...
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    dual boot/redhat 9 and windows xp pro


    ive just set up my pc with redhat 9 and xp but dont know how to put on my internet??its a cable modem ive got the cd for it but redhat wont boot it,,any help or info would be great! its only took me a year to work out how to dual boot it

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    What modem do you use? Also what country?

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    its ntl own modem,im in u,k

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    Ok you should allready be connected ntl use DHCP. Plug the cable into your ethernet card and type ifconfig into a shell and post the output please.

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    i sorry but i dont understand whats shell???im new to linux/redhat?????this is the first time i used it

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    Quote Originally Posted by frenzy
    i sorry but i dont understand whats shell???im new to linux/redhat?????this is the first time i used it
    On a red hat machine under KDE click ont the red hat, in the menu go on system and click here on the apps call terminal
    Btw: go here http://www.redhat.com/docs/ I'm sure u will find some interesting things
    About command line (I suppose u don't know that at all) read this:
    http://www.linuxforums.org/forum/topic-1154.html

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    i visited those websites and printed of some docs, now im even more confused

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    when i put my modem cd in it auto boots but redhat can not open it,saying it cant read it?when i try the internet wizard it tells me i need an ethernet card??????????but with windows its just this modem i use??????i first heard about linux approx 2 years ago i got redhat 9 last year ive been trying to dual boot since then.i finally got it right a couple of nights ago.now i got my internet and printer to install

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    if anyone could type up any infor for installing an epson C64 printer,mustek usb 1200plus scanner i would really appreciate you emailing it to me, my email add is j.cordingley@ntlworld.com

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