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> Vaiolinux, Vaio laptop
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post Aug 16 2004, 06:54 AM
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blink.gif Hi all I have just managed to to install mandrake on my Vaio, A few glitches are stopping me from realy enjoying my lovely disto.
1. Yep you guessed the modem...
it's a "CXT AC-Link Modem" is this a winmodem? how do I use it to connect to the internet?

2. My keyboard, it's a laptop and the mapping is all over the place so I have to continualy hold down the featuers key to type correctly.

3. And the video card an Ati Mobility radeon 9200 dosn't seem to be supported, and I cant down load the driver becuase you guessed it .... the modem.

Should I give up????
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post Aug 19 2004, 06:26 AM
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Never give up smile.gif

You didn't say which vaio model you have ... but search for it on google like this

vaio model_no linux

Substitute your model number for model_no ...

Here are a couple good links I found:
http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~and1000/vaioF-series.html

http://gaugusch.at/vaio/

http://www.linux-on-laptops.com/sony.html


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