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    Drive partition and files corrupted.

    FC6 with a kernel upgraded to 2.6.20 a while ago, all was fine until two days ago. Suddenly no access to "network" with GUI (Gnome) and rebooting produced continually more dismal info.

    Drive is a...
  2. No links? No flames? Not even a hint? ...

    No links? No flames? Not even a hint?


    *sheesh*

    ndiswrapper? Not really.

    Toshiba support? They've a site, but it locks up.

    Prism54? Moved, site is half functional.
  3. Old Toshi Satellite and ToPIC100 cardbus?

    I've done this in the distant past, but purged it from the gray room long ago.

    Toshiba 1805-S204 Satellite. SMC PCMCIA wireless card. FC6 and FC9 (don't anybody go tellin' me 9 ain't "Core",...
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    Yes Roxoff, THAT'S th' truth!!! I've a Smoothie...

    Yes Roxoff, THAT'S th' truth!!! I've a Smoothie here as well, love th' thing. Have put 'em in front of a number of small biz LANs. ONE dedicated firewall ~appliance~ in place, leave it do the job....
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    Usually from SED Int'l, but I'm a reseller (in...

    Usually from SED Int'l, but I'm a reseller (in th' US). When it "absolutely, positively" needs to be in my hands NOW, CompUSA is now Tiger owned so prices are VERY near what I'd pay SED.
    ...
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    Thanks for the quick reply, DC! The machine is...

    Thanks for the quick reply, DC!
    The machine is out of reach just now, but I will do just that and report back.
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    FC6 on SATA, IDE CD/DVD not seen?!?

    Installed FC6 from the IDE CD/DVD ROM drive, now the IDE drive is unseen by FC6.

    Intel DQ965GF mainboard, BIOS sees/recognizes the device.

    What am I missing here? Other FC6 installs on...
  8. FC6 "X Window System" reinstall problems.

    After getting a surprise failure from startx, issue over font file from a (foolish, in hindsight) 'yum remove' of nautilus cd burn, I further fouled the FC6 install with a 'yum groupremove' of the x...
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    PAN password file?

    Is there an elegant way to snipe the file containing PAN's password from one machine to another?

    I've ~forgotten~ my password, have Core 6 installed on a new machine, and an old version of PAN...
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    Easily believed. Snakes usually elicit "fight or...

    Easily believed. Snakes usually elicit "fight or flight" reaction on first glance with the 'average human'. Living on the Gulf Coast of the US I'v sliced poisonous reps in two with a machete... the...
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    My attitude as well. I am required to know...

    My attitude as well. I am required to know Windows for my J-O-B but prefer to have Linux in my hovel. Luckily I've convinced a few of my clients to allow me to put Linux in place as their server....
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    Nice clean site, techieMoe. Your Fedora 7...

    Nice clean site, techieMoe.

    Your Fedora 7 adventure has me convinced it'll be FC 6 I keep loading for a while, BTW.
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    Poll: TI 99/4A with BASIC. Thought I felt the earth...

    TI 99/4A with BASIC. Thought I felt the earth move when CPM/80 and DOS 2.11 came along on an Epson 8088 based sled with DUAL 5-1/4 floppies!:rolleyes:

    feh.
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    Specifically: Scott Hawkins' "Linux Desk...

    Specifically: Scott Hawkins' "Linux Desk Reference" is a good one to have on-hand.
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    Not the same command as MS. "fdisk -l" under...

    Not the same command as MS.

    "fdisk -l" under Linux will list partition info.
  16. Gawd. Now I'm gonna have "delete" remourse......

    Gawd. Now I'm gonna have "delete" remourse... :???:
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    Poll: SWMBO is Oldham born, but drinks coffee.... I...

    SWMBO is Oldham born, but drinks coffee.... I thought it odd. <shrug>

    CAB (Cheap Arse Beer) is my bev of convenience... and POTS of coffee.

    ...come t' think of it, I'm a quart low ATM! ...
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    Moore's Law prevails! Soon the things will be...

    Moore's Law prevails!

    Soon the things will be given out as a gift for buying a box of cereal. :rolleyes:
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    Does that mean I have set a good "pace" for my...

    Does that mean I have set a good "pace" for my join date/post count ratio? :p
  20. heheehahaaahohoooo!!!! Like THAT would get my...

    heheehahaaahohoooo!!!!

    Like THAT would get my attention...

    ...any more than a message from an African Princess...


    <THUD!>
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    What Winblows flavour? Find the hosts and/or...

    What Winblows flavour?

    Find the hosts and/or lmhosts file(s) on the MS box and make sure the Linux box is in the stack?
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    My preference is toward RH. ~ONLY~ because I...

    My preference is toward RH. ~ONLY~ because I started with RH6.0 for my Linux "training". I have used SuSE and 'drake in past, but for what we do, the Fedora versions have been just fine.

    My...
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    As long as the BIOS is set to use the SATA drive,...

    As long as the BIOS is set to use the SATA drive, you should have no problem. This machine I'm using has SATA drives and running Core 6. Loaded like butter.

    Video chipset would be more an issue,...
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    Tho I don't post much I've stuffed Linux (usually...

    Tho I don't post much I've stuffed Linux (usually a RH distro, 6.0 thru 9) on laptops from old IBM thinkpads to Toshiba Satellites. All were a bit of "fun" to get everything I wanted configured at...
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    devils_casper! You've changed yer avatar! ...

    devils_casper! You've changed yer avatar!

    ...almost didn't recognise you. ;)
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