[CentOS] using centos

kevin nation kevinnat at gmail.com
Fri Jul 6 12:08:40 UTC 2007


thanks

On 7/5/07, joseph tacuyan <joseph.mailboxlist at gmail.com> wrote:
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> On 7/6/07, kevin nation <kevinnat at gmail.com> wrote:
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> > i work in tech support and i am an advanced windows user. but i have not
> > used linux other than booting up live cd's and checking out the
> > applications. i have recently installed centos 4.5 on a computer for
> > testing. all my hardware installed with good defaults and i have been able
> > to access the internet for updates. but that is as far as i have been unable
> > to get. i want to install a wireless card and download and install some
> > additional software and setup window shares but i do not know where to
> > start. i have found some software in tar and rpm file extentions but i need
> > help downloading them, extracting or installing them. my wireless card is
> > not recognized. also i have found alot of rpm files in red hat and fedora
> > but i do not know if they will work with centos. i know centos is built from
> > red hat but what version of red hat or fedora would it be equal to so the
> > right software or driver would be installed.
> > this is just a testing computer and i just started working with it and
> > do not need it for anything else so i have plenty of time to learn and
> > become an advanced linux user.
> >
> > thanks
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> > Hi,
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>  I suggest that you'll start reading some docs on www.centos.org, it's
> comprehensive from basic to more advance topic, then from there if there's
> something unclear shoot back another post here.
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> Good luck,
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> /joseph
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