[TriLUG] Mandrake 8.1 installation--Part TWO--the problems! accordingtoLockergnome's Penguin Shell
alfjon at mindspring.com
Fri Nov 16 01:29:34 EST 2001
Thanks for the info about Supermount. Guess we'll just have to wait for the
----- Original Message -----
From: Tanner Lovelace <lovelace at wayfarer.org>
To: <trilug at trilug.org>
Sent: Thursday, November 15, 2001 5:35 PM
Subject: Re: [TriLUG] Mandrake 8.1 installation--Part TWO--the problems!
accordingtoLockergnome's Penguin Shell
> al johson wrote:
> > Gotcha!! I've actually loaded Mandrake before (8.0), and had great luck
> > it. Then I had to replace my motherboard which changed a lot of my
> > (new video card, sound now on motherboard, new modem card which had to
> > PCI [since you can't easily purchase a motherboard with an ISA slot],
> > card on the motherboard, etc., etc.) so I thought it might be a good
> > wait and get a copy of 8.1 since 8.1 was coming out! I did read the
> > page. It had one message that bothered me, don't use Supermount!! Now
> > was a program I've really appreciated in the past, but apparently there
> > been problems with it??????
> Apparently, supermount needs to be rewritten for the newer kernels.
> AFAIK, Mandrake is in the process of doing this and I hope it
> will be done soon. Supermount is one utility that I *really*
> like... a lot...
> Tanner Lovelace | lovelace at wayfarer.org | http://wtl.wayfarer.org/
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