[nSLUG] Knoppix with 2.6 kernel

Paul Boudreau pbx at eastlink.ca
Sat Mar 6 11:26:29 AST 2004


Donald Teed wrote:

>I tried booting the 'heise' c't version of Knoppix that came
>out a couple of weeks ago and it would not boot
>on a couple of different notebooks I tried.  I couldn't
>find any information on it so I gave up.
>
>I found that Fedora Core 2 test 1 with the 2.6 kernel worked better,
>but still rather unstable.
>
>My main desktop system is running Gentoo with a 2.6.3 kernel and udev.
>This seems to work together with hotplug to generate the
>device files on the fly during boot up.  I have not played with
>unplugging and putting it back after boot up.
>
>
>On Fri, 5 Mar 2004, Paul Boudreau wrote:
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>>Anyone else tried the recent c't version of Knoppix
>>which has the 2.6.1 kernel (and Gnome 2.4)? It looks
>>pretty good. Even better is the Overclockix version
>>which adds nvidia drivers, ntfs write and a few other
>>goodies. I like to play around with them just to see
>>what new stuff is on them - they're great fun.
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Donald, did you try "knoppix noapic" at boot prompt on
the laptop? Sometimes works.



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