glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jun 3 18:17:59 UTC 2009
On 06/03/2009 07:37 AM, chuck wrote:
> I have succeeded in installing Ubuntu from Vista using MagicDisk and
> mounting the ISO to a virtual CR-Rom. It installed fine, and I now have
> Ubuntu as an obtion along with XP Pro and Vista on the boot menu.
> I am a complete noob with Unix os. What books, tutorials, other resources
> would you recommend to get me up to speed?
You can download it in pdf format for free & then please order the paper
All of the help.ubuntu.com's can be searched using standard google
> Also having a difficult time getting the Altheros Wireless Nic on my Compaq
> Presario to connect. The layout of Ubuntu is so different...
> I have tried following the method on http://www.stchman.com/ath_drv.html,
> but no help. Any guidance here?
In https://help.ubuntu.com/community type atheros in the search box.
That will lead you to basic guidance for drivers etc:
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs/Driver/Atheros. However, I'm
not sure that last is the most helpful... I'd check the advise others
with the same hardware have to offer here on the list first.
Oh, and Welcome to Ubuntu land! :-)
> Chuck in E. TN
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