[xubuntu-users] Feisty Fawn (Latest Release) - 18 February 2007
bholz at cc-c.de
Sun Feb 18 09:00:33 UTC 2007
It seems like network setup is not yet fixed in Feisty Fawn.
I have similar problems with my notebook, where I installed Feisty on
I use ifconfig to get arround this problem. Then it works perfect.
Am Sonntag, den 18.02.2007, 19:52 +1100 schrieb Richard Jenkins:
> Today I downloaded and tried out the latest release (Herd 4). The following
> are my details.
> Release: desktop
> Processor: ppc
> Machine: G4 (cube) 450MHz
> Memory: 384 Meg
> I downloaded and tried to run the 'live' or default distribution. The
> went 100% ... very smooth.
> Now, I connect to the internet via the ethernet ... and via a router plus
> modem. So the first step was to start up network manager ... and setup the
> connection. Pressed system ==>networking and waited for the manager to run.
> It finished and offered me two choices for connecting to the net: (i)
> modem ... thank you very much but you are too slow!!; and (ii) wifi (but I
> have no wifi card installed!!) This is the first time the network manager
> has let me down. I have it on my old (x86) laptop ... where it routinely
> identifies the pcmcia modem, the ethernet port and the wifi card (another
> pcmcia card).
> Have others reported this problem? Will it go away when I install the
> distribution? Can I have a work around?/
> rjenkins at alphalink.com.au
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