what would you do?

Chris Mohler cr33dog at gmail.com
Sun Nov 25 21:39:42 GMT 2007


On Nov 25, 2007 3:16 PM, norman <norman at littletank.org> wrote:
> < snip >
>
> > I had a similar situation with a win2k install on a new computer.  The
> > "drivers cd" complained that it was only for use with XP/Vista.  I
> > eventually went to the chipset manufacturer (Intel) and downloaded
> > drivers to manually install.  First, I had to get the NIC driver and
> > transfer it over via USB stick though.
> >
> > The Edubuntu side *should* be just fine.
>
> Thanks, that's a good idea which I will try to follow up. Excuse my
> ignorance but what does NIC stand for and why did you use a USB stick?

Sorry - "Network Interface Card".  I needed to get the ethernet card
working first, so I transferred the driver via USB stick.  If win2K
recognizes your ethernet interface you won't have to mess with
transferring over USB.

Chris




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