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by simbot41
Sat Mar 06, 2004 2:39 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help
Replies: 15
Views: 4119

I understand this nobspangle but when you do pay $300 for win xp pro you do get a graphical interface. This is all I wanted to achieve. Im not too comfortable with a dos like interface as yet.

It don't matter anymore I gave up until i can download home
by simbot41
Mon Mar 01, 2004 1:53 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help
Replies: 15
Views: 4119

So why doesn't the readme state that if you download pro u still need an internet connection to download an actual OS.

Ok cheers for all your help guys, back to the drawing board.
by simbot41
Sun Feb 29, 2004 1:26 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help
Replies: 15
Views: 4119

That didnt work. Came up saying something along the lnies of no profile directory available.

I am trying to set up from E: and have no network access as yet if that helps

Please give us a hand
by simbot41
Sat Feb 28, 2004 5:47 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help
Replies: 15
Views: 4119

SOrry I should explain. I have absolutely no experience with linux other than getting stuck and not getting anywhere from login. What you are saying is that with pro I don't have a desktop just a DOS like base? So what I should do is download KDE or XFCE and emerge them. How do I do that, place it o...
by simbot41
Sat Feb 28, 2004 2:26 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help
Replies: 15
Views: 4119

Well if I wasn't limited in my download limit I would have, I was just hoping to get it running and have a look. If people read my post and just helped rather than posting unhelpful posts then I might be getting somewhere. Please give me some constructive help like a list of commands to get pro to a...
by simbot41
Fri Feb 27, 2004 2:43 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help
Replies: 15
Views: 4119

So what is gentoox pro exactly and how do I get a desktop up and running?

Please I am getting desperate and annoyed.
by simbot41
Fri Feb 27, 2004 1:05 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help
Replies: 15
Views: 4119

I really stuck with Gentoox PLEASE Help

OK I have Gentoox Pro (can't download 500mb+version) and a keyboard and mouse. I have ftp'ed everything to e: and booted from evox. It cycles all the way to login and I log in as root psswrd:xbox. What do I do now I have typed in all sorts of commands all I want to see is a desktop load up. Please s...
by simbot41
Sun Oct 12, 2003 7:21 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: eth0 error Damn Linux won't run
Replies: 0
Views: 651

eth0 error Damn Linux won't run

HEy all, everything runs fine until it tries to load eth0 and then it hangs awhile, brings up IP info and I can't get any response because I only have an xpad

Cheers for any assistance.

Note I am very very new to xbox linux and linux in general