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#1 Noone

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Posted 29 July 2004 - 01:05 PM

Weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!

I ditched Windows, finally got my SpeedTouch modem working with Mandrake 10.
I booted using kernel 2.4 and after running speedtouchconf.sh (http://speedtouchconf.sf.net/)
it GOT ONLINE!!!

:bounce: :bounce: :thumbsup: ;D

#2 Bobbi Flekman

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Posted 29 July 2004 - 01:42 PM

Congrats! What kind of SpeedTouch is that? The USB modem? I've been messing to get that online with SUSE 8.1 and never got it to work. Nowadays I'm using a router and don't care anymore... ^_^

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Posted 29 July 2004 - 05:13 PM

Another victory for open source!! :weee:

I'm using Fedora Core 2, but i still use windows xp for games. so i guess just a partial victory with me :p
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Posted 30 July 2004 - 03:52 AM

I use Windoze all the time, since most of my work is in it. But gradually it'll become less and less and .....

#5 Noone

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Posted 31 July 2004 - 12:35 AM

I was using a dodgy SpeedTouch 330 adsl modem.

Now I'm trying to write a shell script to connect/disconnect the ADSL PPP connection.

#6 DawsonV5

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Posted 31 July 2004 - 02:39 AM

I've been wanting to switch over to linux (FC) for a while, but yet to really have the time when at home to do so. I know at my work we are gradually switching over to using linux more and more. So hopefully I can finally get some use out of the linux classes I took back in the day.

Edited by DawsonV5, 31 July 2004 - 09:05 PM.


#7 Zero

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Posted 31 July 2004 - 10:15 AM

I am so proud. :D

Switiching to linux. Sir, you have my respect.

#8 guacamel

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Posted 31 July 2004 - 05:09 PM

I use Gentoo on my main pc (but it's also a dual boot with xp, so only a partial victory here)

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Posted 02 June 2005 - 11:45 PM

Nicely done. I'm using Fedora Core 3 (it will be 4 when yum gets done with it), with my own compiled from source kernel and KDE installation. I've got an ADSL modem, so the default installation of Linux connected me to the internet. Too bad your service provider is a pain with Linux, but at least you've got it working now.

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Posted 03 June 2005 - 02:37 PM

my machine is a dual boot: Xandros/XP... unfortunately Xandros doesn't like my sound card, and I havent had the time to mess with it, so I'm on XP primarily
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