And you wonder why it won't be 2005
this is from the slackware news group. heck, aol is still alive because people just want to use their machine. not have the machine rule them..
the only change you have is that it is free.
look at this from the slack news group. i can't see any user having to mess with this. since it is free, people should be all over linux. if apple said free mac's, they be gone in 3 minutes, with people in line for a month in advance.
but you don't get the part of making it easy to use.
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dfs poked his little head through the XP firewall and said: Actually, one thing I do like about Windows is the overall cleanliness of the window decorations. And the...
My machine has two DVD RW drives attached, but only the first one is being fully detected:
hda: ST3200822A, ATA DISK drive hdb: NEC DVDRW ND-3520A, ATAPI CD-DVD-ROM drive hdc: NEC DVDRW ND-2510A, ATAPI CD-DVD-ROM drive ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x3f6 on irq 14 ide0: probed IRQ 14 failed, using default. ide1 at 0x170-0x177,0x376 on irq 15 ide1: probed IRQ 15 failed, using default. ... SCSI subsystem driver Revision: 1.00 3ware Storage Controller device driver for Linux v1.02.00.031. scsi0 : Found a 3ware Storage Controller at 0xa400, IRQ: 5, P-chip: 1.3 scsi0 : 3ware Storage Controller blk: queue c466a414, I-O limit 4095Mb (mask 0xffffffff) Vendor: 3ware Model: 3w-lovex Rev: 1.0 Type: Direct-Access ANSI SCSI revision: 00 blk: queue c466a214, I-O limit 4095Mb (mask 0xffffffff) Attached scsi disk sda at scsi0, channel 0, id 0, lun 0 SCSI device sda: 312579760 512-byte hdwr sectors (160041 MB) sda: sda1 sda2 sda3
Why Linux works for some, and Windows works for others
The Wintards seem to have all of these problems with Linux that others don't. Yet for some reason they fail to have any problems whatsoever on Windows even when there are plenty of examples...
Attached devices: Host: scsi0 Channel: 00 Id: 00 Lun: 00 Vendor: 3ware Model: 3w-lovex Rev: 1.0 Type: Direct-Access ANSI SCSI revision: ffffffff Host: scsi1 Channel: 00 Id: 00 Lun: 00 Vendor: NEC Model: DVDRW ND-2510A Rev: 2.05 Type: CD-ROM ANSI SCSI revision: 02
Any thoughts please?