Re: new system setup, progress and questions
> Hello all,
> Well this has been a learning experience. I've finally got my linux system up
> and running. (Kubuntu 6.10, now as well as an ugly hardware hack to get the
> charging system working.) This email is being sent from Kmail, instead of
> Outlook Express so I guess it's kind of a test email too.
> Thanks to all who helped me with my wireless network card. Many of your
> suggestions didn't work properly with KDE and/or Kubuntu, but you pointed me
> in the right direction and I found a good write up in the Kubuntu forums.
> I would like to ask a little more about networking in Linux. at the moment, I
> can see available wireless networks with this system, but I can't connect,
> (WEP, or open, no difference) Any suggestions, or pointers? Also, If I don't
> have a network cable plugged in on power up, I can't connect by a hardwired
> connection. Is this a configuration issue, or a Linux issue?
> The next question I have is regarding the course.
> exercise section 2.5.4 refers to a file /etc/inittab which I can't seem to
> find. Is this a distribution specific name or location or am I blind?
Ubuntu, and it seems Kubuntu, does not have that inittab file. I
searched for it just like you, and it is not to be found in a
Ubuntu-family distro. I asked AnitaL at the official chat last Sunday.
We both did the search on our Ubuntu systems, and it is not there.
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