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ThePatriot

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Well, booting from the cd works regardless of number and types of drives, but you will need a blank drive or at least a blank partition to install it to. Otherwise, you'll overwrite your XP installation. As for why it didn't work, I dunno. Should have if you did it correctly. I've done it a 100 times, literally. DONT go any further, though, if you have no empty drive or partition to install it on. I never had any trouble with the redhat distro's not burning right. Keep checking the thread, maybe someone has had the same issues you're having and can shed some light. :confused:
 

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Alright thanks for the help!! But yea i am just goin to do the burn image like u said earlier. If that dont work then i unno. But thanks again for the help.
 

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Well i got it to work. But of course knowing me i didnt forgot to make disk 2 and 3 so i have to start all over!!!!
 

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Hey i was wondering if i could some how get aol on linux. And how bout kazaa,msn messenger? I doubt messenger but i would like kazaa lite too me.
 

CHiLLaXen

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you should rather get a bittorrent and emule program for linux. Plus I dont think there's a kazza lite port for linux.
 

ThePatriot

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I did find a k-lite download for Linux. Because of the turmoil currently surrounding it, I wont post the link, but I'll email the link to you if you want it. Great to hear you got the iso to burn! :D As stated above, bittorrent and emule are great progs, too...check them out.
 

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alright thanks. Could u send me the link? But iam goin to try and find a way to install aol on it since i unno any other way to get online. Since i am new at the linux thing.
 

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Thanks alot man! Yea Yea i know that aol is crappy! But it gets me online and thats all i do. I just use it to connect and then i use internet explorer and aim and msn messenger.
 

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alright thanks man! One more question. Instead of getting that aol thing for linux can i just get the numbers i use to dial on aol from windows and use it on linux?
 

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I doubt that would work. AOL needs it's proprietary software in order to connect.
 

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I remember there being software that allowed Linux users to connect to AOL using open source software. This was a couple versions ago so I'm not too sure if it exists now. I'm also not very sure how well it worked since I have never used AOL in my life.
 

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LOL I unno what u all have against aol. I mean i neve have problems with it. cept one time they messed up on a bill and gave us 2 free months! But yea i doubt i could connect to aol with my modem i have anyway. This week i am gonna try and work on linux since i havent been home all weekend. But thanks for all the help from everybody. Peace
 

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check out Fedora Core 1 from Red Hat download page. VERY nice installer and it went in without a hitch. I've used every flavor of linux and I really liked the ease of this one. Great for beginners! NIC install was a little weird, but I've seen worse.
 

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