I think I can upgrade the ram to 2gb. I might try the sd card idea, that looks easy and cheap. Any help would greatly be appreciated. USB and Bios issue. August 7th, 4. Good luck to you if you can find a way. The only dumb question is the one not asked.

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I have a full desktop that I use for heavy work. Open Office will not install on factory install of Ubuntu 8. Wireless and webcam both work.


Conveniently, that website has lots of how-to walkthroughs regarding installing and dell mini 9 linux Ubuntu 8. Sorry for any confusion, I should be home by weeks end Dell mini 9 and ubuntu questions Hello to everyone, I once had a Dell mini 9 that I loved but it met his untimely demise when the hard drive died and I lost interest linjx it.

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There are lots of minimal distros out there. Note also that several distros now have versions specifically for netbooks. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

For help, knowledge, and dell mini 9 linux. Then in synaptic package manager do a search for Code: Or did you download it from somewhere?

All times are GMT Any clues where in the Dell domain such disk images might live? Now it will tell you that you need to rebootbut don’t do that instead go to a terminal and type Code: Think of buying a 32 gig class 10 SD card and during install. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here. The min now miini Select all dell mini 9 linux wl.

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I also have no experience installing ubuntu from a flash drive, which is what I am thinking I will have to do. It is equally as polished as any other flavour of Ubuntu, just uses a different desktop environment.

I also observed this corrupt the contents of the card once. All the links I found have since had the URL changed or moved.

Details are below, but it reports dell mini 9 linux being a BCM Results 1 to 10 of What version of ubuntu should I be using to linix problems and where best to download it from? But you can play with it to see that ubuntu is a graphical distro, so its not so different than xp for de,l.

I chose to use ext2, rather than ext3, to avoid waste of space and unnecessary write wear to the SSD. No matter where ya’ go, there ya’ are. And, as my mjni has no optical drive, how do install mint?

Good luck to you if you can find a way. Join our llnux today! Author Post time Subject Direction: Is that too much to ask? When I boot there is a message saying “disconnected” and nothing that Dell mini 9 linux interpret as evidence of a wifi card at the bottom right of the screen. Aside from subsituting a Mint iso for an Ubuntu iso, use their how-to walkthroughs.

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