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by Peakpc
Wed Feb 07, 2007 11:07 am
Forum: Releases & Announcements
Topic: The Linux Mint Newsletter - Issue 1
Replies: 15
Views: 6172

Newsletter

I like the idea of a DVD version with Gnome,KDE, and Xfce. That way every one can get along and we can move forward in promoting Linux.
Just a thought, how about an Xfce CD iso for older computers that don't do DVD?
by Peakpc
Sat Feb 03, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Feedback on Bianca beta
Replies: 2
Views: 1223

Feedback on Bianca beta

Over all I like it! very much. That having been said...hear is my list of comments: 1. still have to work at getting wifi (refer to http://www.linuxmint.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=458) :cry: 2. mintDisk is great for running on CD but once the OS is loaded I like to be able to name my dives something ...
by Peakpc
Sat Feb 03, 2007 7:56 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: Linux Mint as a Package for Ubuntu
Replies: 8
Views: 2510

Ubuntu package...Not!

Clem, I am very happy to hear that you are dedicated to the next version of mint (2.2,2.3....). I do like the Ubuntu base but they are way too purist for me , I just want the OS to be as useful as possible. (and yours is!) 8)
by Peakpc
Tue Jan 09, 2007 10:13 am
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: wifi broadcom strangness
Replies: 5
Views: 2975

Try this post http://www.linuxmint.com/forum/viewtopi ... eless+acer it worked for me! All pointers for this topic should point there. 8)
by Peakpc
Fri Jan 05, 2007 9:42 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: SUCCESS install the wireless for Acer Aspire 5101 laptop
Replies: 45
Views: 26724

Many Thanks

After several months of banging my head against my laptop in frustration, trying other peoples recomendations and posts I found this post and followed the instructions and my compaq presario v5000 is connecting perfectly. However the Network Manager in the icon tray is saying that I am not connected...
by Peakpc
Tue Dec 26, 2006 10:14 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Howto: Firefox - Foxnews videos
Replies: 12
Views: 12048

Thanks for the tip

Thanks for the tip It works just as you said it would. I hope that this will be added automaticlly in the next release :D
by Peakpc
Sun Dec 24, 2006 11:19 am
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: wifi broadcom strangness
Replies: 5
Views: 2975

Sorry

I am very greatful for you time, Tankyou for all your work. great distro!

I had to drop Mint from my system for a time, when I get back to reloading, if it happens again you haven't allready found a sollution I will remember to get some screen shots of iwconfig.
by Peakpc
Sat Dec 23, 2006 2:41 pm
Forum: Non-technical Questions
Topic: wifi broadcom strangness
Replies: 5
Views: 2975

wifi broadcom strangness

I like bea enough to put it on my Compaq Presario V5000 laptop and with a hardwire connection its great! but, wifi is not working even with the windows wireless network drivers "BCMWl5" loaded and following the step by step of your very thoughtful html doc. iwconfig lists wireless as eth1 and ifconf...

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