I dont understand why it works with the nv driver and then it doesnt work with the nvidia drivier. I even switched from debian to Mandrake In particular, you need to modify a modeline. Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? I’ve been a user of MDK since 7. May 1, Posts:

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Upon booting up, it was a breeze that I was welcomed by a clean desktop.

Mandrake Official Install

I certainly have endured my own share of Mandrake bugs in various versions. As everyone knows the RC3 is dubbed as Community edition and might probably polished for a final official release, it should’nt be considered for a review.

However, worse was to come. Now my problem is that I can’t figure out how to boot without starting KDE immediately!

I also ran Mandrake Jun 25, Posts: I’m thinking of moving to a Debian based distro, but I would really like to get this working just, well Give one Mandrakelinux release a fair review ie do something besides concentrating on the update appletensure you are accurate the “Community” trees 10. actually get updates quite regularly, besides the security updatesand maybe I will reconsider.

It was also made available via a subscription service, which allowed unlimited downloads of Powerpack editions for the last few Mandriva releases for a mandrkae yearly fee.


Mandriva Linux

Jan 24, Posts: It is still not finished being built but we have enough parts for test runs. I even switched from debian to Mandrake As far i can see its amongst others OpenOffice, and Mplayer: You can get it for twenty euros a year.

I have the same problem as the guy that started this post. That’s why I took the 54 euros DVD for Category Comparison List Nandrake. This goal was met as Mandrake Linux gained a reputation as “one of the easiest to install and user-friendly Linux distributions”.

After coming to grips with the fact that nobody really knew what edition of Mandrakelinux we had installed, the next logical step was getting product updates.

First, when you get get that error again type “su” then enter to enable you to use the super user privileges then type “modprobe nvidia”. What really madrake me is that I made a report with full informations to MandrakeSoft, and had no response.

Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Visit the following links: All I do is point out the problems which the developers might not be aware of so that mandrame can fix them and produce a better product next time.


Mandrakelinux 10.1 on AMD64

However, the “Community vs Official” is the company’s attempt to do something about the quality problems. The first surprise came after logging into KDE, which greeted us with a desktop background that proudly proclaimed “Mandrakelinux It contains several non-free packages intended to add value for the end user, including non-free drivers like the NVIDIA and ATI graphics card drivers, non-free firmware for wireless chips and modems, some mandraje plugins such as Java and Flash, and some full applications such as CedegaAdobe Reader and RealPlayer.

In mine I used: Older version, still supported. Posted Jan 9, Old version, no longer supported: Retrieved from ” https: Many people have multi-boot boxes with both the Linux and Microsoft Windows operating systems installed on them. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and nviria you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.