Problem with Running Ubuntu on Old Machine
mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Mon Nov 3 21:05:24 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-11-04 at 01:51 +0530, ksh shrm wrote:
> Thank GOD I finally tasted Ubuntu 8.10
> 1. there is no available resolution other than 640x480 in screen
I see from the other reply that you fixed this yourself
> 2. Can anybody tell me what is default root password?
Ubuntu uses none. Please read https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RootSudo
> 3. How to use Ralink tech RT73 USB Wi Fi Adapter?
Your adapter should work out of the box since Ubuntu 7.10 from a year
ago, according to the support page
You shouldn't need any of this.
Wifi should work pretty automatically. You should have a network icon at
the right of the top panel (next to the clock and loudspeaker icon).
Rightclick it to see options, leftclick it to choose the connection.
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