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Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: Morphix HD installation on inspiron 5100

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  • Rafael Bonifaz
    I use fedora and it works find with all of my hardware. The problem with fedora is that it doesn t had a good multimedia support. You have to download a patch
    Message 1 of 23 , Feb 13, 2004
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      I use fedora and it works find with all of my
      hardware. The problem with fedora is that it doesn't
      had a good multimedia support. You have to download a
      patch to use mp3.

      --- Syntax <hdcmodemjammer@...> escribió: >
      >
      >
      >
      > I getting Fedora in a few days in the mail:)
      >
      >
      >
      >
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      >
      > > I try to install Morphix. It is a live cd (you can
      > run
      > > it from a cd without installation) base on knoppix
      > and
      > > debian. There is an option to intall morphix on
      > the hd
      > > ant is really easy to use. The problem is that it
      > > doesn't install lilo correctly.
      > >
      > > The reason I want to use morphix is that it is
      > really
      > > good recognicing hardware and my wirless card
      > works
      > > with no configuration. I make it work on fedora,
      > but
      > > Fedora don't have good multimedia support. I made
      > it
      > > work with Mandrake 9.2 but it is to buggy. So I
      > think
      > > I would go back to Mandrake 9.1 and compile the
      > driver
      > > myself.
      > >
      > > --- Syntax <hdcmodemjammer@y...> escribió: >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > What linux you running on the laptop?
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > > LILO is not loading correctly; I've mostly
      > seen
      > > > this problem with
      > > > > installig LILO on the first sector of the
      > > > boot/root partition, but have
      > > > > never seen it on the MBR.
      > > > >
      > > > > Maybe you have a corrupt MBR, I would advise
      > > > loading a rescue disk,
      > > > > mounting and chrooting your root partition,
      > and
      > > > reflecting lilo.
      > > > >
      > > > > On Wed, 11 Feb 2004, [iso-8859-1] Rafael
      > Bonifaz
      > > > wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > I just try to install morphix on my hd. When
      > I
      > > > > > installed lilo I choose the MBR as I have
      > done
      > > > before
      > > > > > with any linux installation. The problem is
      > then
      > > > I
      > > > > > boot all I get is a screen with a lot of
      > "99" on
      > > > it.
      > > > > > What am I doing wrong?
      > > > > > Please help I can only use my laptop with a
      > live
      > > > cd at
      > > > > > the moment and I need to do flash homework
      > on
      > > > windows
      > > > > > and I cant access windows.
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > >
      > >
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