Re: potato on 486
Osamu Aoki wrote:
On Fri, Oct 12, 2001 at 10:48:03AM -0700, Paul Scott wrote:
A local ISP - ultrasw.com - dial-up - it's an NT server.
The username, password handshake seems to work and I immediately get
"Requested Service Denied". I have tried minicom and as many different
pppconfig combinations as I can think of. That may not mean much since
this is my first attempt at each of these things.
Try wvdial. This is automatic.
I have, often. Same result - "Requested Service Denied"
I have to concede that if out box operation of many preconfigured
The CD I am trying to read is Debian install.
desktop apps are important and security updates and customization are
secondary concern for you, those rpm based systems (openlinux/caldera, redhat,
suse, mandrake, turbolinux, ...) are easier to set them up. But
configuring and updating is another story.
I totally agree. I run all Debian. I was just trying to find a way to
get Debian on this old box.
I am hoping the Debian install will get easier for non-technical users.
I am trying to promote Linux to a lot of them. Possibly Progeny will
make the difference.