[svlug] Monitor Problem

Kim kim at linuxpuppy.net
Wed Nov 5 17:25:08 PST 2003


Mr. Larson;

I have the newest knoppix iso (and if I dont I can quickly get it. 3mbs 
connection)

if your call book info is correct I can send you a burnt CD by mail tomorrow 
morning. If you want the cd but your call book info is out of date send me 
the details via email.

73

Kim



On Wednesday 05 November 2003 01:38 pm, Karl Larsen wrote:
> On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Sumeet Singh Parmar wrote:
> > oh oops! Try here http://www.knoppix.org/ - The website is protesting s/w
> > patents in Europe but click around and there are download mirrors.
>
> 	All the mirror sites send you back to knoppix.org and fail to
> get you the software.
>
> > Or try ibiblio - ftp://ibiblio.org/pub/linux/distributions/knoppix/
>
> 	I'm on ftp://ibiblio.org getting the right .iso now I hope. Will
> put it on a cd-rom and see if it will work.
>
> 	Is this typical of what it takes to get a basic debian linux
> working?
>
> 	It's going to take a few hours to d/l knoppix. My DSL is just
> 256k and the software is in europe...:-)
>
> > hth,
> > -Sumeet
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Karl Larsen [mailto:k5di at zianet.com]
> > > Sent: Wednesday, November 05, 2003 12:31 PM
> > > To: Scott Hess
> > > Cc: svlug at lists.svlug.org
> > > Subject: Re: [svlug] Monitor Problem
> > >
> > > On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Scott Hess wrote:
> > > > On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Erik Steffl wrote:
> > > > >    still - try knoppix (no need to install it, it runs
> > >
> > > directly off the
> > >
> > > > > CD), it's basically debian but has fairly good hw
> > >
> > > autodetection, I think
> > >
> > > > > it has newer kernel than debian stable.
> > > >
> > > > Additionally, it's very easy with Knoppix to try things
> > >
> > > like booting to a
> > >
> > > > text console, or a different screen resolution, or without
> > >
> > > autodetection
> > >
> > > > of various things like network cards.  This is all nice for
> > >
> > > experimenting
> > >
> > > > with when you can figure out why a box stops where it does.
> > >
> > > 	That is all well and good. I have spent 20 minutes looking for
> > > Knoppix on the cd1 of debian and can't find it! I assume it's under
> > > /pool/??? but there are a lot of things there and all seem to
> > > be xxx.deb
> > > which will not do me any good right now.
> > >
> > > > Later,
> > > > scott
> > > >
> > > >
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> > >
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